Saving the Basin - Part 1
The Atchafalaya Basin, the largest wetland forest in North America. is currently under threat of drying up. President of Louisiana Crawfish Producer's Association - West, Jody Meche talks about the importance of this critical habitat for Cajun culture, Louisiana's crawfishing economy, and the future of the Atchafalaya Basin in Part 1 of this series.
Saving the Basin - Part 2
Part 2 of Saving the Basin series shows the impacts of permit noncompliance coupled with sedimentation in an area that supports a large population of neo-tropical migratory birds. It is imperative to the sustainability of these swamps, and our communities, that we begin to understand these trends and demand compliance with permits and proper enforcement by our regulatory agencies.