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How the Floods May Restore Louisiana Wetlands http://coastalcare.org/2011/05/how-the-floods-may-restore-louisianas-wetlands/ For more coverage on the Mississippi River flood, visit http://www.aswm.org/watersheds/mississippi-river-flood

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     “Don’t panic and carry a towel”                 Douglas Adams, A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy In February of 1998 the Clinton Administration announced that it would implement a Clean Water Action Plan  http://www.epa.gov/history/topics/cwa/03.htm The plan encompassed: New Pollution Challenges. … Continue reading

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       “Once, while driving in a wagon with Dave, up an exceedingly        wet and rocky backwoods road,  with the water pouring        down the middle, I asked him how in Aroostook County they        were able to tell its roads from … Continue reading

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Wetlands and Water Allocation: U.S. Policy By Chris Watts – July 20, 2010 Wetlands are a habitat of particular importance to managers in every type of watershed. Historically, wetlands were crucial in the survival of early civilizations. Along the Nile, … Continue reading

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Last week I had the privilege of attending the Mississippi River States Meeting for the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators (NCEL).  The organization was created in 1996 for the purpose of providing environmentally progressive legislators with an opportunity to coordinate … Continue reading

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The National Parks: America’s Best Idea Film by Ken Burns to air on PBS September 27, 2009 http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks/ Restoring Wetlands: Chesapeake Bay Program Reports on Progress In 2008, 472 acres of wetlands were established or reestablished in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia … Continue reading

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