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Why is Baton Rouge drinking water so good? And are we in danger of losing it?

The Times-Picayune

Date: 1/26/2015 1:23:00 PM

New Orleans and parts of south Louisiana below Lake Pontchartrain get their drinking water from the Mississippi River following an extensive treatment process. The treatment is necessary to get rid of the pesticide runoff, cow manure and other contaminants

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Alabama residents claim Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon titles

The Advocate

Date: 1/25/2015 1:46:00 PM

Between 14 and 20 miles, I was really struggling.” Still, the effort was enough to ditch his nearest competitors near Lake Pontchartrain. Ashley Liew of South Carolina was second in 2:32:12, and Matt Peharda of Colorado was third in 2:42:06

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Feds expected to up snapper count

The Advocate

Date: 1/24/2015 5:36:00 PM

The closure took in the Lake Pontchartrain, Chef Menteur and Rigolets Passes, Lake Borgne, Mississippi Sound, the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet and state “outside” waters out to three nautical miles near Caillou Boca west to the Atchafalaya River Ship

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Shrimp Season To Close in Portions of State Inside and Outside Waters


Date: 1/23/2015 2:07:00 PM

Specifically, those waters that will close to shrimping include: Lake Pontchartrain, Chef Menteur and Rigolets Passes, Lake Borgne, Mississippi Sound, and the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet (MRGO) The portion of state outside waters extending a distance of

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Video: Anadarko turns massive Gulf spar into marine habitat

Fuel Fix

Date: 1/23/2015 1:22:00 PM

“There are multiple reefs throughout the Gulf and Lake Pontchartrain” near New Orleans. Turning old drilling rigs into reefs is nothing new – they’re popular fishing sites – but the seven-celled spar is the first piece of equipment of its kind to

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