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Tate Cove Clean-Up (1982)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-09-17

Duration: 00:02:06

Subjects: Environment | Louisiana. Department of Natural Resources | HAZARDOUS WASTES | Tate Cove Abandoned Hazardous Waste Site | Rollins Environmental Services, Inc.


  • George, Beth Host
  • Young, David Reporter
  • Porter, Jim Interviewee
  • Simoneaux, Frank Interviewee


This segment from the September 17, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the Department of Natural Resources awarding the contract for the clean-up of the abandoned hazardous waste site at Tate Cove in Evangeline Parish to Rollins Environmental Services, Inc. Host: Beth George