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Environment: Wetlands #580330

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 22, 1991
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(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Port Sulphur, LA: Deborah Roberts) Louisiana marshlands, disappearing partly due to Army Corps of Engineers' levees featured; threat to seafood industry noted; federal project to restore fresh water examined; scenes shown. [Oysterman Pete VOINOVICH, Army Corps of Engineers Dave CARNEY - comment.] Florida Everglades, choking from agricultural runoff, featured; details given; scenes shown. [Friends of the Everglades Joe PODGOR - comments.]

(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Los Angeles basin wetlands, converted to marinas or drained for housing projects, mentioned.

Brokaw, Tom;
Roberts, Deborah

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