The swamps may be ridden with critters, mud and danger, but for Shelby they are home sweet home. Shelby Stanga is the breakout star of AX MEN, but there s more to Shelby than swamp logging. This series explores everything Shelby s doing when he s not logging. He s a guy who almost never leaves the Atchafalaya Swamp. The series charts Shelby as he takes on a big challenge: he s decided to build a huge houseboat in the swamp for guys who want to experience swamp life. To earn the money to build it, he embarks on a series of odd jobs and adventures doing favours for people in the swamp, settling disputes, launching crazy money-making schemes with his kinfolk, giving swamp tours to rich folk, etc. The series explores Shelby s peculiar role as a kind of Mayor of the Swamp. He knows everyone, and in his own out there way is a stalwart of the community.