Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area http://wwno.org en State Buys Wetlands with Oil Spill Settlement Funds http://wwno.org/post/state-buys-wetlands-oil-spill-settlement-funds <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The state has acquired more than 11,000 acres of wetlands in Livingston and Tangipahoa parishes as part of a conservation project funded by a settlement over the Deepwater Horizon disaster.</p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 17:52:18 +0000 The Associated Press 26556 at http://wwno.org Maurepas Swamp WMA reopens after Isaac cleanup http://wwno.org/post/maurepas-swamp-wma-reopens-after-isaac-cleanup <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 Wildlife and Fisheries has reopened the Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area, which closed before Hurricane Isaac's landfall.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The area in Ascension, Livingston, St. James and St. John the Baptist parishes reopened Monday.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 21:46:56 +0000 The Associated Press 19803 at http://wwno.org