Category Archives: Coastal Currents

Stay safe, be aware of beach dangers

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: May 14, 2014 Alan Matherne, Coastal, Fisheries, & Wildlife Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; Louisiana Sea Grant / LSU AgCenter Stay safe, be aware of beach dangers Heading out to the beach this … Continue reading

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Warm season wildlife food plots

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: April 16, 2014 Alan Matherne, Coastal, Fisheries, & Wildlife Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; Louisiana Sea Grant / LSU AgCenter Warm season wildlife food plots Spring is here. And if you’re a hunter … Continue reading

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Louisiana Fisheries 2014 — A summit for the Louisiana commercial fishing and seafood industry

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: February 19, 2014 Alan Matherne, Coastal, Fisheries, & Wildlife Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; Louisiana Sea Grant / LSU AgCenter Louisiana Fisheries 2014 — A summit for the Louisiana commercial fishing and seafood … Continue reading

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Wetlands are a valuable national treasure

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: January 22, 2014 Alan Matherne, Coastal, Fisheries, & Wildlife Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter / Louisiana Sea Grant Wetlands are a valuable national treasure Once considered wastelands, wetlands are everything but … Continue reading

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Naturalists of Louisiana

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: December 18, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal, Fisheries, & Wildlife Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter / Louisiana Sea Grant Naturalists of Louisiana That’s the theme of the 2014 Tidal Graph Calendar produced … Continue reading

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Wildlife Management Areas provide outdoor opportunities

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: November 20, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal & Fisheries Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter/Sea Grant Wildlife Management Areas provide outdoor opportunities Most states have outdoor areas set aside for public use. Louisiana … Continue reading

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Hunter safety tips

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: October 23, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal & Fisheries Outreach Agent Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter/Sea Grant Hunter safety tips With the recent cool fronts coming through, area temperatures are dropping. And with that, … Continue reading

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Sea Grant blogs provide coastal and fisheries info

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: September 20, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal & Fisheries Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter / Louisiana Sea Grant Sea Grant blogs provide coastal and fisheries info Four Sea Grant Program blogs, one … Continue reading

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Seafood is “heart healthy” food

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: July 30, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal & Fisheries Outreach Specialist Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter/Sea Grant Seafood is “heart healthy” food Seafood is an ideal “heart healthy” food, according to the American Heart … Continue reading

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Rip currents: Break the grip of the rip!

News Column: COASTAL CURRENTS Submitted: July 3, 2013 Alan Matherne, Coastal & Fisheries Outreach Agent Terrebonne, Lafourche, and Assumption Parishes; LSU AgCenter/Sea Grant Rip currents: Break the grip of the rip! “Rip Currents: Break the Grip of The Rip!” is … Continue reading

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