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07/07/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Nashville Flood Waters Pose Yet Another Threat to Louisiana's Fishermen

But the connection between Nashville and New Orleans has gone largely unreported. The abundance of water from the floods has to eventually go somewhere and, just like rivers from 30 other states, the Cumberland feeds into the Mississippi, which of course empties out into the Gulf of Mexico about 100 miles south of New Orleans.

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