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Coastal news items throug...

Coastal news items through October 22, 2014. Reading between the lines.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. 1. Bragging about ignorance. “I’m not a scientist but…” This paean...

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NY Times Magazine pays tr...

NY Times Magazine pays tribute to a Louisiana folk hero.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Lately I’ve been so distracted by the upcoming mid-term election that I neglected to...

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Coal gets in his eyes. Co...

Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal official waffles on key sediment diversion project, cites rising cost. Smells political.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On September 30, 2014 the New Republic published an intriguing article by New...

Politics trumps coastal science: a pe...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On July 28 John H. Marburger, III, a prominent physicist from my home state of Maryland who had...

Politics trumps coastal science: a personal lesson.
posted on: Aug 1, 2011 | author: Admin

August 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

August 14 ...

August 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Aug 1, 2011 | author: Admin

July 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

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

Louisiana’s Bicentennial should be a ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On January 10 Ed Anderson wrote an article for The Times-Picayune about the formation of the...

Louisiana’s Bicentennial should be a call for help, not just boosterism.
posted on: Jul 12, 2011 | author: Admin
Sands of time jam the gears of progress and bureaucratic quicksand traps sand nourishment project.

Sands of time jam the gears of progress and b...

posted on: Jul 6, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Once back in the day, a relatively straightforward project was designed to pump sand along two critical reaches of...

July 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

July 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Jul 1, 2011 | author: Admin

July 14   New master plan outlined The Governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Restoration held its latest meeting yesterday, which I was...

2011 flood discussion dodges the delta dirt deficit.

2011 flood discussion dodges the delta dirt d...

posted on: Jun 29, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* On October 15, 2009 LaCoastPost began a three-part post paying tribute to the late Paul Percy Viosca, Jr., Louisiana homegrown...

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