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The Atchafalaya River Basin

Dr. Bryan Piazza recently released his first book, "The Atchafalaya River Basin History and Ecology of an American Wetland".

April 16, 2014

In this comprehensive, one-volume reference, Nature Conservancy scientist Bryan P. Piazza poses five key questions:

- What is the Atchafalaya River Basin?

- Why is it important?

- How have its hydrology and natural habitats been managed?

- What is its current state?

- How do we ensure its survival?

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