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December 2014 coastal scu...

December 2014 coastal scuttlebutt

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

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Morganza-to-the-Gulf proj...

Morganza-to-the-Gulf project could become a coastal development bonanza

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The person who took this photo emailed it to a confidant, along with the following...

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Are our state coastal off...

Are our state coastal officials even aware of The Public Trust Doctrine?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The Public Trust Doctrine In 1992, Jim Wilkins, J.D, Director, Legal Advisory...

Leaving Louisiana in the broad daylig...

Editor’s note: This guest post by my canny Canadian coastal colleague Bill Nuttle describes dynamic...

Leaving Louisiana in the broad daylight…there ain’t no way to stop the water!
posted on: Mar 2, 2011 | author: Admin

March 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

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March 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Mar 1, 2011 | author: Admin

Why is ‘BP lemonade’ made in Houston ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Friday, February 25 was a gorgeous early Spring day in Baton Rouge, with balmy breezes blowing and...

Why is ‘BP lemonade’ made in Houston and not Houma?
posted on: Feb 28, 2011 | author: Admin

Passing of Greg Stone…tragic fo...

by Len Bahr, PhD* The recent untimely death of 54 year-old LSU coastal scientist Greg Stone was noted in The Advocate...

Passing of Greg Stone…tragic for his family and a serious blow to our coast
posted on: Feb 19, 2011 | author: Admin
February 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (continued)

February 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (continued)

posted on: Feb 16, 2011 | author: Admin

February 28 Gulf restoration task force meets today in NOLA In today’s The Times-Picayune Mark Schleifstein noted that Lisa...

Real WMDs in Iraq…and in Egypt, Vietnam and Louisiana!

Real WMDs in Iraq…and in Egypt, Vietnam...

posted on: Feb 11, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* As I write this Hosni Mubarak, the 30 year dictator of Egypt, is stepping down, to the universal celebration of 80...

Coastal Judgment Day on Terra Infirma

Coastal Judgment Day on Terra Infirma

posted on: Feb 1, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* It recently occurred to me that Terra Infirma would be an apt descriptor for the sinking landscape of the Mississippi River...

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