This article was originally published in Pravda.RU on November 21, 2008. Since then illegal immigration all over the world has only gotten worse. The author has made a few changes and additions to reflect current events.
NRA official: Obama wants to outlaw guns in 2nd term
By Sean Lengell February 10, 2012,
A top official with the National Rifle Association said Friday that President Obama will move to 'destroy' gun rights and 'erase' the Second Amendment if he is re-elected in November.
While delivering one of the liveliest and best-received speeches at the Conservative Political Action Conference in.... Read More
Fisherman not happy about being linked to illegal dam in Atchafalaya Basin
Henderson – Jody Meche, a commercial fishermen and vice president of the Louisiana Crawfish Producers Association – West, is threatening to sue the state for linking his name to an obstruction in one of the Basin’s natural bayous.
Meche and others complained about culverts blocking Brown Bayou in Iberville Parish to.... Read More
Fight for the Atchafalaya Basin centers on sloppy permitting
by Ken Grissom
9 days ago |
Basinkeeper Dean Wilson (by big cypress in background) explains the problem of damming in the Basin
Dean Wilson, the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, is fighting the destructive practice of building dams across natural bayous and stemming the life giving sheet flow of.... Read More
St. Martinville – After years of official eye-rolling, scoffing, and even chiding, it appears that the State of Louisiana is conceding that local commercial fishermen might know a thing or two about the hydrology of the Atchafalaya Basin.
With the considerable help of state Sen. Fred Mills Jr. and state Rep. Sam Jones of Franklin, Mike Bienvenu and Jody Meche, president and vice president of.... Read More
Cocodrie Swamp Project Meeting scheduled for August 31st 2011 @ 4:00 pm @ the St. Martin Parish Council Building in St. Martinville. Discussions regarding possible project design. EVERYONE IS INVITED TO ATTEND!!
Does anyone know of a place around Lafayette/Abbeville where I can purchase a pair of leaf springs for a 1500 lb Easy Loader Boat Trailer. I broke one in half and it caused the fender to blow out a tire, due to our great roadways and saltwater. Tried Tractor Supply but they only carry the spring with both ends closed while I have one end closed and one end bent in a U shape. Thanks Ray
LOUISIANA: Hunting Included in Plan for Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has released a plan that will direct the management of the Atchafalaya Refuge for the next 15 years. The 44,000-acre Refuge is one of 8 refuges managed as part of the Southeast Louisiana National Wildlife Refuge Complex. Three options for managing the refuge are addressed in the.... Read More
With the floodgates open shouldn't the areas flooded show what the normal high water mark is and what's under water determine State Water Bottoms, I was always told the normal high water mark was around 21 ft at Butte LaRose Landing?
NRA Warns Against New Gun Control Push ... From EPA Environmental agency ponders whether lead in bullets is poisoning wildlife
The National Rifle Association, already on high alert over gun control rumors, has gone to battle stations to fight a new scheme before the Environmental Protection Agency to restrict hunters and anglers from using lead bullets, shot and sinkers.
Monday, August 2, 2010 2:16pm PDT
Cheating scandal at U.S. Open rocks bass-fishing community
By: Pete Thomas, GrindTV.com
A professional angler found to have stuffed lead sinkers down the throats of fish he submitted for weigh-ins during a prestigious bass-fishing tournament has been banned for life from that and other competitions in a scandal that has rocked the tight-knit and passionate.... Read More
BEIJING – China's largest reported oil spill emptied beaches along the Yellow Sea as its size doubled Wednesday, while cleanup efforts included straw mats and frazzled workers with little more than rubber gloves.
An official warned the spill posed a 'severe threat' to sea life and water quality as China's latest environmental crisis spread off the shores of Dalian, once named China's.... Read More
Urge Senator Mary Landrieu to Cosponsor Important Pro-Gun Reform Bill
S. 941, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) Reform and Firearms Modernization Act, represents NRA-ILA's latest effort to pass legislation that will make it easier for lawful gun owners and dealers to comply with federal law and regulations, while ensuring that those who break the law are.... Read More
The State we live in. The State completed a 10 million dollar State Park between Abbeville and Intercoastal City in Vermilion Parish but not doesn't have the money to open it. Empty camps, lakes and much more that can't open. B y the time Obama is finished down here with the oil industry there will be lots more that are closed due to lack of funds.
DELCAMBRE, La. (AP) - Folks in Delcambre with a taste for fresh seafood will like a new program set up by the port.
An internet link will allow consumers to place their orders with commercial fishermen while the boats are still out at sea.
According to the LSU AgCenter, in less than a month the programhas been running, more than 20 boats are registered on the Websiteto sell their catch.
Tom.... Read More
ZAPATA, Texas (AP) - The waters of Falcon Lake normally beckon boaters with waterskiing and world-record bass fishing. But this holiday weekend, fishermen on the waters that straddle the U.S.-Mexico border are on the lookout for something more sinister: pirates.
Twice in recent weeks, fishermen have been robbed at gunpoint by marauders that the local sheriff says are 'spillover' from.... Read More