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.More LDH News
Latest from DCFS
September 14, 2021 @ 05:09 PM CDT
DSNAP Approved for Residents in 25 Louisiana Parishes Hit by Hurricane Ida
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) received federal approval September 14, 2021 to begin Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP) operations to provide additional food aid to families impacted by Hurricane Ida.
Latest from LDWF
September 20, 2021 @ 01:41 PM CDT
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation Announces Cancellation of Annual Fundraising Event
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation (LAWFF) has announced the cancellation of its 2021 Wild Night Fundraiser. The LAWFF said it canceled the event due to the increase in COVID-19 cases in Louisiana and the recent impacts to many regions from Hurricane Ida.
Latest from DEQ
September 14, 2021 @ 09:41 AM CDT
EPA and LDEQ Announce Story Map Resource - Interactive tool provides easy access to Hurricane Ida data
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) released a new, interactive resource about the federal and state response to Hurricane Ida.
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