Monthly Archives: November 2011

October 22, 2011 – Bayou Chevreuil and Zam’s

This day started off with a morning paddle at Bayou Chevreuil and ended at Zam’s Swamp Tours.  Jed, his brother and I hadn’t originally planned on going to Kraemer but after discussing different lunch options we decided to try Edwina’s  … Continue reading

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Pecan Harvest – 2011

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I probably spent almost the entire month of October gathering pecans from the backyard. I have to admit, I didn’t really pay much attention to the pecan trees on the other side of the fence until I found a lone … Continue reading

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Bayou Chevreuil – 2011

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When Jed and I needed a quick paddling fix, we would pop on over to Bayou Chevreuil.  This waterway is just minutes away from our apartment and it allowed us to dip in the water when we had limited time.  … Continue reading

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September 18, 2011 – Flat Lake and Bayou Grosbec

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There were only a few hours available to paddle this day but my boyfriend and I managed to make it out to Bayou Grosbec for an outing.  We accessed the Bayou via the Intracoastal Waterway and then made our way … Continue reading

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June 25, 2011 – Paddling Bayou Sherman

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The goal for this canoe trip was to do some fishing.  A few other boats were on the water but it didn’t seem like many were having much luck this day.  The water was dark with a stench to it.  … Continue reading

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August 25, 2011 – Volunteer planting on Mitigation Ridge in Port Fourchon, La

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I arrived on the second day of planting at the Mitigation Ridge in Port Fourchon.  There was lots of work to be done with a reported 7,000 (+) marsh grasses ready to be put in the ground.  The heat was … Continue reading

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August 3, 2011 and August 17, 2011 – Trying to catch the Jubilee

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This year I was prepared.  I wanted to be ready when the Jubilee hit.   At the end of July, I began to practice throwing my cast net into the gulf before leaving the beach at the end of my work … Continue reading

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