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Heart of Louisiana: Cajun Boat Building

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From wooden pirogues, to shrimp trawlers and ocean going ships, the people of Lafourche Parish are known world-wide for their boat-building skills. Steps are being taken in the town of Lockport to make sure those unique traditions continue. Fox 8's Dave Mcnamara takes us to the center for traditional Louisiana boat building in this edition of the Heart of Louisiana.

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