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Events & Things to Do in Louisiana Filter

Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival

Shell Island, Atchafalaya Bay, LA September 3 - September 7

Every Labor Day Weekend we honor the two industries that built our community during a five-day celebration! Our 84th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival will take place Thursday, August 29th through Monday, September 2nd. SEE MORE

Latest News for Louisiana Filter

Isaias Continues Active Seasonal Trend for Atlantic Tropics

8/7/2020 by US Harbors

By David Cannon – Director of Yacht Operations/Meteorologist, Weather Routing Inc. (WRI) The Atlantic Hurricane Season has already been one for the record books and has been far more active than normal thus far. In an average season, we will find 1 or 2 named tropical cyclones (those of Tropical… SEE MORE

Isaias Forecast to Strengthen to a Hurricane as it Heads Toward the Carolinas

8/3/2020 by US Harbors

By Hollie Silverman and Monica Garrett. Tropical Storm Isaias is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane again and reach the Carolinas on Monday night, according to the National Hurricane Center. A hurricane warning has been issued for parts of South Carolina and North Carolina, and surges could reach 3 to 5 feet.… SEE MORE

Tropical Storm Hanna Forms in the Gulf of Mexico

7/24/2020 by US Harbors

By Madeline Holcombe. Tropical Storm Hannah is heading toward Texas. The system, which formed in the Gulf of Mexico as Tropical Depression Eight on Wednesday night, strengthened into a tropical storm late Thursday. It is the earliest H-named storm in an Atlantic basin hurricane season. The storm has sustained winds of… SEE MORE

Marine Debris Removal Grants Available from NOAA

7/17/2020 by US Harbors

The NOAA Marine Debris Program offers several nationwide, competitive funding opportunities for marine debris projects. These include: removal, prevention, and research grants. Open Opportunities The NOAA Marine Debris Program's FY2021 Marine Debris Removal grant competition (NOAA-NOS-ORR-2021-2006587) is open and soliciting Letters of Intent for review. Letters of Intent (LOIs) are due September… SEE MORE

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