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February 9, 2019
09
Feb

Houma Courier: Volunteers plant 1,000 cypress trees to aid wetlands

About 150 volunteers planted 1,000 bald cypress seedlings today as part of a coastal-restoration project in southeastern Terrebonne Parish. It’s the last of three projects that combined have planted 30,000 trees to help restore a historic cypress forest in the state-owned Pointe-aux-Chenes Wildlife Management Area. The trees will help hold together about 100 acres of...
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09
Feb

A SWAMP THING – VOLUNTEERS TAKE TO THE MARSH TO RECONSTITUTE AN HISTORIC BALD CYPRESS WETLAND

You may call them volunteers, civic soldiers, or community caregivers but they all have something in common – a desire to give back to the place they call home for a better future. America’s WETLAND Foundation (AWF) called for volunteers to join with e-Rotary Coastal in planting a thousand Bald Cypress trees to reconstitute an...
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