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State of Louisiana Hurricane Updates

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Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

September 21, 2021 @ 02:22 PM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health reopens oyster beds in areas 9 and 10 after Hurricane Ida closures

The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 9 and 10 beginning at sunrise on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. 

September 17, 2021 @ 03:46 PM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health reopens oyster beds in areas 3, 4 and 5 after Hurricane Ida closures

The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 3, 4 and 5 beginning at sunrise on Saturday, September 18, 2021.

September 16, 2021 @ 01:52 PM CDT

Louisiana Department of Health recommends private water well owners disinfect drinking water following Hurricane Ida

Affected water wells must be first disinfected then thoroughly flushed before a sample of water is collected for analysis by the Office of Public Health, which has set up a temporary laboratory in Berwick.

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