Recent Severe Storms Damage Crawfish Stock (with video)

By Christian Piekos, KPLC-TV, Lake Charles

LAKE CHARLES - It's been a week since Southwest Louisiana was severely flooded by heavy rains. Crawfish farmers are paying a heavy price. Jody Galley is the owner and operator of Galley Crawfish, a crawfish farm in Pine Island. He said no crawfish farmers in the state were prepared for the rain that drenched Southwest Louisiana.