nutria http://wwno.org en From Coasts To Coats — Righteous Nutria On Out To Lunch http://wwno.org/post/coasts-coats-righteous-nutria-out-lunch <p>A beaver with Cajun accent makes a fashion statement this week on <em>Out to Lunch</em>! Cree McCree takes the nutria, the rodent that is eating the Louisiana wetlands, and turns the nasty-looking pests into fab-looking fur fashion.</p><p class="p1">Cree talks to Peter Ricchiuti about feeling good about wearing fur again in her <a href="http://www.righteousfur.com/" target="_blank">Righteous Fur</a>.</p><p><iframe height="54" scrolling="no" src="http://itsneworleans.com/iframes/call_player/otl/otl_130422.html" width="492"></iframe></p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 19:18:02 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 33793 at http://wwno.org Isaac: dead nutria, other creatures wash ashore http://wwno.org/post/isaac-dead-nutria-other-creatures-wash-ashore <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Mississippi Gulf Coast isn't the only place dead nutria washed ashore after Hurricane Isaac. Mandeville Mayor Donald Villere says debris on the Lake Pontchartrain lakefront included a thousand dead nutria and some other animals.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">He tells The Times-Picayune&nbsp;those included dead fish, a dead alligator and some feral hogs.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 12:48:00 +0000 The Associated Press 19490 at http://wwno.org