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Louisiana Takes Precautions for Mississippi River Flooding

Susan Buchanan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Susan Buchanan

The oyster industry, deflated by river diversions during the BP spill, is bracing for more complications if the Bonnet Carre Spillway is opened. Too much fresh water kills oysters.

Louisiana Oyster Industry Hit Hard By BP Oil Spill: P&J Oyster, Oyster Bars To Close

AP | By KEVIN McGILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW ORLEANS (AP)-- The pre-dawn shucking of small mountains of oysters that is an age-old workaday ritual in New Orleans is coming to an end at the 13...