Mississippi beach closures
Officials in Mississippi have closed all 21 of the state's public beaches as a result of toxic bacterial blooms.

Mullet
Florida's mullet fishery typically lasts months, from November to January.

A swamp in the Atchafalaya Basin threatened by the opening of the Morganza Spillway.

llinois River Asian Silver carp jump out of the water after being disturbed by sounds of watercraft.