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March 2018

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Richard Elzey via flickr

Over 170 years ago the Arkansas Wild Man terrified residents of that state. The first published report in 1846 claimed a footprint was discovered in eastern Arkansas that measured 22 inches. more

History

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C.C. Lockwood

One Lake, a controversial flood control plan along the Upper Pearl River, worries the parishes and counties downstream more

, Knowing Nature

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Courtesy Visit Pensacola

Inland recommendations for the Florida beach town more

Getaways

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Wendy Wilson Billiot

Deep in the piney woods of Folsom, Louisiana, at the end of a well-worn dirt road, lies a ten-acre animal rescue sanctuary called Big Sky Ranch. more

People & Places

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Lucie Monk Carter

Sitting down with the man behind the Southern Garden Symposium ahead of its thirtieth anniversary more

Gardening

“I saw the minutest detail and beauty that was everywhere. Once I did learn to speak, the bigger problem became, what do you say?” more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Lucie Monk Carter

Hungarian Settlement in Livingston Parish remembers an agricultural, immigrant heritage more

Foodways

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Lucie Monk Carter

Beautiful flowers and magnificent food in a piece of Brazil on the Northshore more

Restaurants

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Courtesy Sac-a-Lait Restaurant

On waterway bird diets, delighting a camera crew, the Country Roads Supper Club, and what their next restaurant might look like. more

Supper Club

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Photo courtesy Maison Madeleine

A historic French Creole-style house on one of the state’s most spectacular nesting grounds for visiting waterbirds more

Supper Club

Our March 25 Supper Club includes bird walks, the best in modern Cajun food and music, and a live painting demonstration by one of our favorite wildlife artists more

Supper Club

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Cheryl Gerber

Mariz Longoria’s collections make her uptown New Orleans house an unexpected pleasure more

People & Places

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Cheryl Gerber

Keeping bees is easier than you think more

Knowing Nature

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via Wikimedia Commons user K.Tapdıqova

If the thought of a large, in-ground swimming pool out the back of a modest farmhouse miles from anywhere seems incongruous, the fact that it leaks probably is not. more

House & Home

“But I felt like we were missing the stories of the people ... that special breed of people who do this for a living and survive off these unique Louisiana resources.” more

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Nalini Raghavan

The public has until April 29 to tour the 54-acre botanical garden more

Gardening 1 Comments