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Miscellaneous mini coasta...

Miscellaneous mini coastal posts

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: The following is a collection of mini-posts, some of which have been...

RECENT FROM People Issues

The socio-economic and co...

The socio-economic and coastal consequences of Christopher Columbus

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: This is a highly ambitious post that covers a number of complex...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Stranded assets: leaving ...

Stranded assets: leaving carbon underground

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The net energy of fossil fuel reserves  Coal, crude petroleum and natural gas, the three...

Coastal political football through th...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. As the year winds down, it’s worth noting that nothing substantive happened during 2014 to...

Coastal political football through the decade; the home field disadvantage
posted on: Dec 15, 2014 | author: Admin

Unfortunately, Jindal remains perfect...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Readers of LaCoastPost are well aware of my distaste for our governor, who, even after six years,...

Unfortunately, Jindal remains perfectly true to character
posted on: Dec 10, 2014 | author: Admin

Fundamentalist religion or the fundam...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. As a professional scientist and lifelong student of the amazing process of biological evolution,...

Fundamentalist religion or the fundamentals of science? Choose your poison.
posted on: Dec 8, 2014 | author: Admin

December 2014 coastal scuttlebutt

When science goes bonkers After seeing the popular movie Interstellar, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was quoted...

December 2014 coastal scuttlebutt
posted on: Dec 3, 2014 | author: Admin
Post-Thanksgiving coastal turkeys: ‘restoring hydrology’ with levees and ‘stabilizing shorelines’ with rocks.

Post-Thanksgiving coastal turkeys: ‘res...

posted on: Nov 29, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. There may be a shortage of the three Ms to save America’s Delta: mud, (political) muscle and moola, but there’s never...

Garret Graves uses top coastal employee in congressional campaign ad

Garret Graves uses top coastal employee in co...

posted on: Nov 25, 2014 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In what I believe is a telling ethical lapse with negative coastal implications, Garret Graves is using his former assistant in...

Garret Graves left our coast in the fiscal lurch

Garret Graves left our coast in the fiscal lu...

posted on: Nov 20, 2014 | author: Admin

By Anonymous Part A Len Bahr has cited funding for coastal restoration as an issue that should be paramount to the midterm and runoff elections, but...

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