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2013-09-17 23:02:42

Volunteers and Partner Family Help Build Home in New Orleans East New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH)

2013-06-24 23:26:54

Duplessis family received keys to new home. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) June 23, 2013 On Thursday, June 20, New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH)

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2012-08-16 21:31:10

Salt water is creeping up into the Mississippi River from the Gulf of Mexico due to a drought, so the Army Corps of Engineers is building a sill in order to stop the process.

2011-04-08 08:47:17

It's been about a year since the devastating oil spill happened in the Gulf waters of the United States.

2010-11-02 06:45:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Comfort announces it has reached the $250,000 donation announced in June to the Gulf Relief Foundation to help the fishing community and support wetland preservation in Plaquemines Parish.

2010-10-11 10:57:00

Special session on Gulf Coast recovery highlights the value of -- and threats facing -- irreplaceable natural resources NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Rotary International: Retired U.S. Army Lt. General Russel L.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.