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Dredge (and Rainey) Report Dredging resumed; Aerial photography, September 30, 2011

Summary of accomplishments: Dredging into Cell 5 resumed; additional 8.5 hours Aerial photographs by remote plane acquired of Christian Marsh and Dredge area Total cumulative time dredging in Cell 5: 53.5 hours Impediments: front winch (pump up/down) binds and quits; … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report, Dredging resumed, September 30, 2011

Friday, September 30 Friday dawned muggy but a little cooler. Timmy left to pick up an electrician for 7am, and I stayed to pack up and take my usual dawn photographs. Standing on the back deck concentrating through the viewfinder, … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report Dredging resumed; Aerial photography, September 28, 2011

Wednesday, September 28 – Aerial photography by Remote Plane Eddie Weeks from LSU was scheduled to arrive with his remote plane this morning. At 8am, I followed the airboat to Christian Marsh, where Timmy and I deployed the 4’ x … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report, August 26, 2011

Friday, August 26, 2011 Despite the exhaustion of yesterday, we were both up very early to get busy as soon as there was light outside. In a little over 2 hours, we finished the foundation (by 9am). Now that we … Continue reading

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Dredge Report, August 10, 2011

Thursday, August 10 Karen came out to the Rainey Wildlife Refuge  the evening before so that this morning could be  an early start. We managed to get onsite by  7:00am. We took the canoe out to move the discharge  and … Continue reading

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Dredge (and Rainey) Report

Dredge (and Rainey) Report Cell 5 with new pontoon   Summary of accomplishments: Blue Goose pulled out and taken to boatyard Discharge floats replaced with wood pontoon, moved back near delta #1 Cumulative dredge time 40.5 hours Friday, July 29 … Continue reading

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