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Water quality fight begins on False River

3 years 6 months 4 days ago October 23, 2013 Oct 23, 2013 Wednesday, October 23 2013 October 23, 2013 6:15 AM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

NEW ROADS - Crews will begin a fight Wednesday to upgrade the water quality of the habitat of False River.

Spawning beds are being installed as part of a larger effort to improve the popular body of water. Nine go up this week.

Parish leaders say they hope the beds will attract fish and increase the number of fishermen since they have dwindled in the past thirty years.

Click HERE for a previous story about the issues on False River.

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