Jun 22, 2014
Water level to be reduced in salvinia fight
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries plans to begin reducing the water level in Saline Lake in Winn Parish beginning July 1. Officials say a survey showed the aquatic weed giant salvinia is covering about 1,200 acres of the lake and is concentrated in heavily forested areas.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Louisiana iris contributes to brilliant spring color
Courtesy This Lousiana Iris is blooming violet and yellow in the Tyler Rose Garden's IDEA Garden.
Three northwest Louisiana gardening events scheduled
A picnic, a "Spring Bloom" and an Easter Egg Hunt are on tap at two area facilities the next two Saturdays.
2 gardening events sprout from spring's arrival
Spring is sprouting with two gardening events. Briarwood Nature Preserve Picnic and Fund Raiser is from 10 a.m. to mid-afternoon April 5 at Caroline Dormon Nature Preserve, Saline.