Bonnet Carré Spillway Wreaking Havoc for Louisiana, Mississippi Fishermen
Louisiana's Shrimp Task Force met on Friday to discuss the current issues facing the industry as a result of the Bonnet Carré Spillway opening. According to Houma Today, the group unanimously voted to send a letter to Governor John Bel Edwards to request that all fisheries be included in his disaster declaration.
The Bonnet Carré Spillway was partially opened in late February due to heavy rains in the Mississippi and Ohio River valleys and opened for a second time at the beginning of May...
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