Category Archives: Louisiana Flavor

October 25 thru 28, 2012 – Yellow Rails and Rice Festival in Jennings, La

More than a bird festival, the Yellow Rails and Rice Festival (YRARF), combines birding with rice farming and Cajun culture.  Organized by Donna Dittmann and Steve Cardiff, this festival is top notch – full of activities and well organized.  I … Continue reading

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October 16, 2012 – Tree Planting at Big Mar in Plaquemines Parish, La

I recently had the opportunity to volunteer with the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation.  The project involved planting Bald Cypress, Tupelo, and Green Ash trees at Big Mar in Plaquemines Parish, LA. The volunteers … Continue reading

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September 4, 2012 – Mr Charlie Rig – Morgan City

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August 15, 2012 – The Guarisco Yard

   

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302 Fourchon Lab Specimens…

In the office of the Fourchon Lab are specimen jars both large and small.   Wilton, the caretaker of the property, was close to retirement.  I wondered if the specimens would be discarded after he left. And so I decided … Continue reading

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Summer 2012: Assorted moments from Fourchon

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Summer 2012: Flora and Fauna

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