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Evolution Of: Bridges

Canyon News

Date: 6/29/2016 5:30:00 PM

The world’s LONGEST BRIDGE is the Danyang–Kunshan Grand Bridge in China, although we have one here in America that is nearly 24 miles long and the LONGEST OVER WATER: Lake Pontchartrain Causeway in Louisiana. To understand how long it is, take a look

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bull reds

Louisiana Sportsman

Date: 6/29/2016 2:34:00 PM

4 guides at this spot. dudley was there and as usual, his party was catching steady. ran into lake pontchartrain charters, a guide i don't know, but earned a lot of respect for. one guide that i won't mention, griped that i was too close to him

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How to catch your own Lake Pontchartrain bull shark

The Times-Picayune

Date: 6/29/2016 4:41:00 AM

Many inshore anglers curse and complain when a shark takes a bait intended for a speckled trout or redfish, but Chalmette fisherman Mitchell Chevalier actually targets them across the Gulf Coast. His skills were borrowed by the Louisiana Department of

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Your Weather Authority: Sun and storms ahead for Wednesday


Date: 6/29/2016 4:18:00 AM

Overnight, lows will fall to the 70s on both sides of the Lake Pontchartrain. By Thursday, the highest rain chances will be for the coastal areas with just a few storms possible elsewhere. High pressure will start to build back into the region and will

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'Tasting on the Tchefuncte' raises funds for community

The Times-Picayune

Date: 6/28/2016 11:20:00 PM

Tasting on the Tchefuncte was a blowout bash that drew a slew of partying pals to the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum on June 5. The inaugural benefit, which was co-hosted by Kiwanis of Greater Covington and Northshore-Mandeville Kiwanis

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• Surface Area: 630 Acres
• Length: 41 Miles
Lake Pontchartrain is a brackish estuary located in southeastern Louisiana in the United States. It covers an area of 630 square miles with an average depth of 12 to 14 feet. Some shipping channels are kept deeper through dredging. It is roughly oval in shape, about 40 miles from west to east and 24 miles from south to north.
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