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Local organization hopes to save the Atchafalaya Basin

The Atchafalaya Basin is home to hundreds of native birds, beautiful cypress trees, and is the perfect place for crawfishing, but that could soon change. The Atchafalaya Basinkeeper have been fighting since 2004 to protect the basin, but founder Dean Wilson tells New 15 that in the 15 years he’s spent defending the atchafalaya it’s only getting worse.

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