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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

Attempting to visualize t...

Attempting to visualize the magnitude of 200 million tons of river ‘dirt’

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On May 11 the Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition posted an essay by Emily...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Coastal coal facility blo...

Coastal coal facility blocked by vocal NGOs, while Ecolambs remain silent.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. As reported on May 3rd by Diana Samuels, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, a notorious and...

Fire, friends and fish made us smart

by Len Bahr, PhD* The evolution of brain power As an undergraduate zoology major at the University of Maryland I took...

Fire, friends and fish made us smart
posted on: Jan 5, 2013 | author: Admin

December 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (co...

DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST Long Island coastal city builds post-Sandy sand berms that washed away yesterday. Good...

December 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Dec 31, 2012 | author: Admin

December 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

DECEMBER FOURTEENTH Painting the Pentagon green An authority on climate change, a business consultant and an...

December 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Dec 14, 2012 | author: Admin

November 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (co...

NOVEMBER THIRTIETH Mead Allison comes back to Louisiana In the midst of the many socio-economic-political crises...

November 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Nov 30, 2012 | author: Admin
In the post-Sandy era we’re competing with the Big Apple for hurricane flood protection.

In the post-Sandy era we’re competing w...

posted on: Nov 27, 2012 | author: Admin

by Len Bshr, PhD* Seven years ago Hurricane Katrina focused the sympathy of the nation on the Crescent City, the eclectic, much beloved and uniquely...

Natural gas is cheap…do we still need renewable electricity?

Natural gas is cheap…do we still need r...

posted on: Nov 20, 2012 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* The dramatic decline in the price of natural gas and its increased use in electrical generation has predictably led to suggestions...

November 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

November 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Nov 14, 2012 | author: Admin

NOVEMBER FOURTEENTH Jindal calls out Geezers Only Party (GOP) for stupidity Jonathan Martin reported in Politico.com that on Monday November 12...

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