Nathan and Paula Thibodeaux haul their shrimp catch off their boat on Wednesday in Cocodrie.
Kevin Picou of Kevin's 24hr. Fish Cleaning Service washes and fillets freshly caught fish on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 in Cocodrie, La.
Enrique Torres lifts bags of freshly caught oysters onto pallets at Jennie V's Seafood Dock on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 in Houma, La.
Crawfish crawl in a bucket after harvesting in preparation for Good Friday sales at Four C's Land Corporation on Thursday, April 5, 2012 in Raceland.
Lauro Sanchez of Larose welds chain at Bollinger Shipyards on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Port Fourchon.
Fabian Campoz at the Raceland Raw Sugar Mill on Wednesday in Raceland.
Frankie Ostello, of Houma, of Attenhofer's Stained Glass, inspects the detailing on the face of Jesus before disassembling scaffolding on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 in Houma. The new stained glass window replaces the one that was destroyed over three years ago in 2008's Hurricane Gustav.
Curtis Gaudet of Houma receives blessings from Allen Coulonge and Pastor Mike Kenney during an Easter Sunday Mass at the Apostolic Revival Church on April 8, 2012 in Houma.
A net in the hands of Brian Comardelle of Lockport catches a slew of beads during the Krewe of Houmas parade at the Southland Mall on Tuesday in Houma.
A member of the Krewe of Houmas tosses fake 100 dollar bills into the crowd during their parade on March 21, 2012.
Fans eagerly cheer on the kickoff of the New Orleans Saints' 2011-2012 NFL season while watching the game at Ms. O's Sports Bar and Grill in Houma, La. to on Thursday, September 8, 2011.
Gary Matherne of Houma laughs during a game Pedro at Shady Acres Senior Center on Wednesday in Houma.
Sierra Arceneaux, 11, of Bourg, lets a ladybug crawl across her face during the 13th annual Ladybug Ball at the Southdown Plantation on Saturday, April 21, 2012 in Houma.
Mitchell Samaha, a Biologist and Educator with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, goes hunting with his children, Cameron, 11, and Maggie, 9, at a duck pond on Saturday, November 19 in Dulac.
The Ellender Memorial High School marching band plays before their football game versus Assumption High School at South Terrebonne High School on Thursday October 6, 2011 in Bourg.
An overhead view of the wetlands of Southwest Terrebonne Parish. Every year, wetlands area greater than the size of Manhattan disappears into the water due to coastal erosion, a natural process accelerated by human actions.