St. Martin Parish School Board http://wwno.org en State working to save 640 acres of swamp cypress http://wwno.org/post/state-working-save-640-acres-swamp-cypress <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Louisiana Department of Natural Resources says an agreement with the St. Martin Parish School Board has been hammered out to save 640 acres of cypress and hardwood forest under threat of being logged in the Atchafalaya basin.</p> Sat, 14 Jul 2012 02:44:09 +0000 The Associated Press 15737 at http://wwno.org