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Geolocators used to define migratory patterns of the threatened Red Knot bird

By |June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Press Release|Tags: , , , |

The Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Program (BTNEP), in conjunction with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program (CBBEP), work to better understand the threatened Red Knots in Louisiana. May [...]

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Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Foundation announces Home Sewage Assistance Program in the Bayou Folse Watershed

By |May 6th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

  The Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Foundation, the nonprofit arm of the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program, is partnering with the Bayou Lafourche Freshwater District and the South Central Planning and Development Commission to survey home sewage systems [...]

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Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Foundation Holds Management Conference Open to the Public

By |April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

  The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) holds its Management Conference #87 on May 2nd, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Management Conference members will vote on the 2020 EPA [...]

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Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program Releases Marine Debris Prevention and Education Middle School Lessons

By |March 26th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

  THIBODAUX, La. — In an effort to educate Louisiana teachers and students about marine debris and its effects on the environment and wildlife, the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) has released a free curriculum [...]

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Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program announces 8th Annual Bayou Lafourche Cleanup

By |March 14th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

  Volunteers from across the nation gather to clean up all 106 miles of Bayou Lafourche — the area’s drinking water supply source for over 300,000 citizens. THIBODAUX, La. — The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program [...]

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Situational Awareness Report

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: News, Public Service Announcement|

  This release has been distributed by the Louisiana Governor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management. State EOC Activation Level: Level IV (Crisis Action Team) | WebEOC Incident: 19-007 River Flooding — Statewide — Spring [...]

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