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WAFB Baton Rouge
LDWF Announces Public Meeting to Discuss Bass Regulation Change on Caney Creek ReservoirInformation provided by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries: Re
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 hours ago
Information provided by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries: Release Date: 09/19/2017 The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will hold a public meeting regarding the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission’s recent... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Hunters for the Hungry To Host 'Clean Out Your Freezer Day'Informaiton Provided By The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sep
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 hours ago
Informaiton Provided By The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sept. 18, 2017 - Hunters for the Hungry (HFH) will host its annual “Clean Out Your Freezer Day” to benefit food banks and food pantries across the state on Sunday, Sept. 24th... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
How common are Black Bears in Louisiana?and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Pa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Parish) areas of the state, according to Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. The LDWF estimates there are currently between 700 to 1,000 in the state of... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
How common are Black Bears in Louisiana?and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Pa
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 days ago
and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Parish) areas of the state, according to Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. The LDWF estimates there are currently between 700 to 1,000 in the state of... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
How common are Black Bears in Louisiana?and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Pa
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
and Tensas River (Madison Parish, Tensas Parish, Concordia Parish, Avoyelles Parish) areas of the state, according to Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. The LDWF estimates there are currently between 700 to 1,000 in the state of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LDWF hosting event on Sept. 23 at Waddill Wildlife Refuge for National Hunting and Fishing DayThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Ro
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Rouge and throughout the state on Saturday, September 23 to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Congress created NHFD in 1972 when it passed two bills establishing... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LDWF hosting event on Sept. 23 at Waddill Wildlife Refuge for National Hunting and Fishing DayThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Ro
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Rouge and throughout the state on Saturday, September 23 to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Congress created NHFD in 1972 when it passed two bills establishing... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LDWF hosting event at Waddill Wildlife Refuge for National Hunting and Fishing DayThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Ro
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will host events in Baton Rouge and throughout the state to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day. Congress created NHFD in 1972 when it passed two bills establishing a specific day to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LWDF hosting family-friendly fishing event in southwest LouisianaThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly fishing event next month in southwest Louisiana. The free event will be held from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 at the Purple Heart Memorial Park pond in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LWDF hosting family-friendly fishing event in southwest LouisianaThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly fishing event next month in southwest Louisiana. The free event will be held from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 at the Purple Heart Memorial Park pond in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LWDF hosting family-friendly fishing event in southwest LouisianaThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is hosting a family-friendly fishing event next month in southwest Louisiana. The free event will be held from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 21 at the Purple Heart Memorial Park pond in... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Another beached whale discovered on Grand Isletook this photo Friday morning of a juvenile whale that appears to be about 10
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
took this photo Friday morning of a juvenile whale that appears to be about 10 feet long. Hernandez says he called Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and agents were heading to the scene to investigate. Last month, officials... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Another beached whale discovered on Grand Isletook this photo Friday morning of a juvenile whale that appears to be about 10
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
took this photo Friday morning of a juvenile whale that appears to be about 10 feet long. Hernandez says he called Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and agents were heading to the scene to investigate. Last month, officials... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. Wildlife and Fisheries agents deploy to assist in Irma aftermathThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets t
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets to Florida to assist with search and rescue and security during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. LDWF sent 55 agents with 53 trucks, 50 vessels, a mobile command center... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
La. Wildlife and Fisheries agents deploy to assist in Irma aftermathThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets t
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets to Florida to assist with search and rescue and security during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. LDWF sent 55 agents with 53 trucks, 50 vessels, a mobile command center... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
La. Wildlife and Fisheries agents deploy to assist in Irma aftermathThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets t
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries deployed agents and assets to Florida to assist with search and rescue and security during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. LDWF sent 55 agents with 53 trucks, 50 vessels, a mobile command center... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Louisiana sending disaster assistance workers to hurricane affected statesmonth. Four state employees from GOSEHP, 68 employees with the Louisiana State
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
month. Four state employees from GOSEHP, 68 employees with the Louisiana State Fire Marshal, and 54 employees with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will travel to hurricane affected states. Louisiana is also sending 159... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Louisiana sending disaster assistance workers to hurricane affected statesmonth. Four state employees from GOSEHP, 68 employees with the Louisiana State
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
month. Four state employees from GOSEHP, 68 employees with the Louisiana State Fire Marshal, and 54 employees with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will travel to hurricane affected states. Louisiana is also sending 159... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Regulations in effect to prevent chronic wasting disease from reaching La. deer populationThe Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced today that new reg
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced today that new regulations are in effect regarding the transportation of deer carcasses into the state of Louisiana. The regulation was passed in the fall of 2016 and is meant to keep... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
False River drawdown approved to help improve water qualityto improve water quality. The drawdown began Tuesday, September 5 and will be
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
to improve water quality. The drawdown began Tuesday, September 5 and will be maintained through January 15, 2018. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) recommended the drawdown in order to reduce turbidity and expose more... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Lafayette Parish sheriff's daughter, her babysitter found safedrifted into a wooded area due to high water. The sheriff’s office had asked f
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
drifted into a wooded area due to high water. The sheriff’s office had asked for volunteers to help in the search. Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries also aided deputies is looking for the missin... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lafayette Parish sheriff's daughter, her babysitter found safedrifted into a wooded area due to high water. The sheriff’s office had asked f
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
drifted into a wooded area due to high water. The sheriff’s office had asked for volunteers to help in the search. Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries also aided deputies is looking for the missin... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LIVE BLOG: I-10 EB/WB now open in Beaumont, TXuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LIVE BLOG:10 EB/WB now open in Beaumont, TXuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LIVE BLOG: I-10 EB/WB now open in Beaumont, TXuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Deputies in Lafayette Parish ask for help finding 2 missing peopledue to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in th
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
due to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in the search. Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are currently aid deputies is looking for the missing pair. Anyone who has... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Deputies in Lafayette Parish ask for help finding 2 missing peopledue to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in th
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 days ago
due to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in the search. Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are currently aid deputies is looking for the missing pair. Anyone who has... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Deputies in Lafayette Parish ask for help finding 2 missing peopledue to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in th
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
due to high water. The sheriff’s office is asking for volunteers to help in the search. Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are currently aid deputies is looking for the missing pair. Anyone who has... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LIVE BLOG: Johnson Bayou School closed Tuesdayuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LIVE BLOG: Johnson Bayou School closed Tuesdayuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LIVE BLOG: Johnson Bayou School closed Tuesdayuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Boy, 11, killed in crash with boat on Louisiana lakeand another boy is injured following a head-on collision between a personal wat
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
and another boy is injured following a head-on collision between a personal watercraft and a boat on a Louisiana lake. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said in a news release that the deadly crash happened Saturday on Lake... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
LDWF: 11-old boy dead, another injured after head-on boat crash in Cameron ParishCAMERON PARISH – Agents of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries a
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
CAMERON PARISH – Agents of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are investigating a boating accident that resulted in the death of an 11-year-old boy. According to LDWF, the accident occurred on Saturday around 4:30 p.m. Witnesses said... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Officials investigating Cameron boat crash that killed juvenilewith another 11-year-old boy as a passenger near Hebert’s Landing around 4:30 p
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
with another 11-year-old boy as a passenger near Hebert’s Landing around 4:30 p.m., said Adam Einck, spokesman for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, which is leading the investigation into the crash. LeBlanc and the boy were... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana seeks volunteers to help clean Elmer's Island10 a.m. until 1 p.m. It's being held in coordination with International Coastal
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
10 a.m. until 1 p.m. It's being held in coordination with International Coastal Cleanup and National Estuaries Week. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says volunteers will clean about 2.5 miles of shoreline on Elmer's Island.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
LIVE BLOG: President Trump has left Lake Charlesuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
LIVE BLOG: President Trump has left Lake Charlesuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
LIVE BLOG: CPSO partners with Lake Charles church for new donation centeruntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
LIVE BLOG: Urgent need for cases of water for Southeast Texas Food Bankuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
LIVE BLOG: Urgent need for cases of water for Southeast Texas Food Bankuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LIVE BLOG: Urgent need for cases of water for Southeast Texas Food Bankuntil further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 19 days ago
until further notice. All other library locations are open and ready to assist anyone affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will reopen most of Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge at sunrise Friday, Sept.... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
With major roads swamped, photographer flies to Port Arthurhas been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people ou
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 19 days ago
has been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people out. On Wednesday, he joined members of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Louisiana... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hurricane Harvey: With major roads swamped, photographer flies above the devastationhas been travelling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people o
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
has been travelling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people out. On Wednesday, he joined members of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Louisiana... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
With major roads swamped, photographer flies to Port Arthurhas been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people ou
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
has been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people out. On Wednesday, he joined members of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Louisiana... Read more
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FOX News
With major roads swamped, photographer flies to Port Arthurhas been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people ou
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
has been traveling with professional rescue teams as they work to get people out. On Wednesday, he joined members of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Louisiana... Read more
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