Tiger shrimp invade Louisiana waters
November 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT
5544548470Tiger shrimp invade Louisiana watersAn invasive species known as tiger shrimp have been spotted in the Gulf of Mexico over the last six years. Charlie Whinham talks with shrimpers and researchers about how these huge shrimp could cause big problems for Louisiana’s multi-billion dollar industry. 2013-11-17 17:40:00disabled2365123328NhK3AIka1XQ213587Trump grapples with campaign promises on environmentAt the March for Science in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, speakers and attendees expressed concern over President Donald Trump’s proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency and other science programs. Coral Davenport, reporter at The New York Times, joins Hari Sreenivasan for a closer look at the Trump administration’s environmental policies.2017-04-22 12:00 amhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/RTX1DTLH-e1492984729212-320x196.jpg3000259731_9cFzMyr-8M213581Scientists consider running for officeAs President Donald Trump’s administration proposes cuts to science programs across the country, some scientists and engineers are considering whether they should run for elected office. One of the biggest worries, some say, is whether revealing their partisan politics could jeopardize their science careers. The NewsHour Weekend’s Megan Thompson reports.2017-04-22 02:53 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/scientists_office-320x196.jpg3000259139J9g0y6GBPJQ213326Scientists dive into the political frayIs the scientific community finding its political voice? As the March for Science approaches, science correspondent Miles O’Brien meets with researchers who are venturing into the political fray to keep their profession alive.2017-04-19 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/science-320x196.jpg30001998008KoRcP0CwQc
An invasive species known as tiger shrimp have been spotted in the Gulf of Mexico over the last six years. Charlie Whinham talks with shrimpers and researchers about how these huge shrimp could cause big problems for Louisiana’s multi-billion dollar industry.
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