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Pearl River Project Would Threaten Wetlands and Marine Life, Officials Say

Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, pollution, protection, stae-owned, Sustainabililty, science, trees, water )

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The resurrection of a plan to dam the Pearl River in Jackson, Miss., to alleviate flooding and create a lake there has drawn opposition from the St. Tammany Parish government and environmental leaders, who fear the project would damage Louisiana wetlands.

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