Washing machine, 50 gallon drums, life preservers removed from bottom of river in Louisiana


Workers at the Bayou Vermilion District dragged out 192 large items from the Vermilion River in 2019.

Among those items were a washing machine, life preservers, 55 gallon drums, lawn chairs, bicycles, and lots more.

Keeping the Vermilion River free of debris is a priority.

Last week, trash and debris was collected by a Bandalong placed in the Vermilion River after a rain event.

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