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June 2014 Coastal Scuttle...

June 2014 Coastal Scuttlebutt

JUNE EIGHTH Governor defies warnings from many experts and turns bill to kill the levee board lawsuit into...

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Will Scalise’s rise be go...

Will Scalise’s rise be good for the coast – or Louisiana?

by Anonymous* The election of Congressman Steve Scalise as GOP House Whip was widely touted as a step forward...

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Governor’s office b...

Governor’s office backing away from sediment diversion projects?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. For many years officials with Louisiana’s coastal protection and restoration program...

America’s Delta vs. the ‘Yazoo ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* The unfolding drama surrounding widespread flooding from record water levels in the lower...

America’s Delta vs. the ‘Yazoo Blues Plain’
posted on: May 24, 2011 | author: Admin

May 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

May 31 Coastal funding grows...

May 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: May 15, 2011 | author: Admin

How I’d spend the ‘BP BucksR...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Three years post-Katrina but two years before the Macondo well blowout, comprehensive restoration...

How I’d spend the ‘BP Bucks’ coming soon to Louisiana
posted on: May 5, 2011 | author: Admin

May 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

May 14 Morganza opening today The long-anticipated,...

May 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: May 1, 2011 | author: Admin
Wasting ‘Louisiana lemonade’ in Lake Pontchartrain and the gulf

Wasting ‘Louisiana lemonade’ in L...

posted on: Apr 26, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Mark Schleifstein reported in The Times-Picayune on April 26 that heavy rains in the Midwest and melting winter snows in the Ohio...

Macondo: a tragically prescient name

Macondo: a tragically prescient name

posted on: Apr 21, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Would a Macondo well blowout by any other name not smell as nasty? The name Macondo has a distinguished history that turned out...

Can the Mighty Mississippi save some of America’s Delta?

Can the Mighty Mississippi save some of Ameri...

posted on: Apr 19, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Three factors weigh on the possibility of saving some of what remains of America’s Delta, the largest delta...

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