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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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Media doing a piss poor j...

Media doing a piss poor job covering the District 6 Congressional Race

Strangely enough, another of Graves' major supporters is the national environmental NGO, The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) pac. Word on the street among knowledgeable coastal advocates in Louisiana is that EDF, formerly highly respected in our state, has sold out to Garret Graves.

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Questioning the need for ...

Questioning the need for the Water Campus in Baton Rouge

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Timothy Boone reported in The Advocate that on October 20 the Baton Rouge Planning...

Invasive cousins trade intercontinent...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On June 17 The Washington Post published a story by Juan Forero, in which he described the...

Invasive cousins trade intercontinental swamp destruction
posted on: Jun 21, 2011 | author: Admin

Dead zone dramas come back to life

by Len Bahr, PhD* Author’s note: This piece involves technical issues about gulf hypoxia and assumes that...

Dead zone dramas come back to life
posted on: Jun 17, 2011 | author: Admin

June 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

June 30 Comments on the flood response from upriver A sharp-eyed reader sent a...

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

Len’s Ten Coastal Commandments

by Len Bahr, PhD* The 2011 regular session of the Louisiana State Legislature is lurching toward its Sine Die...

Len’s Ten Coastal Commandments
posted on: Jun 8, 2011 | author: Admin
Why not multi-task the billion dollar west bank pump?

Why not multi-task the billion dollar west ba...

posted on: Jun 4, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* On June 4 in The Times-Picayune, Paul Rioux described the successful installation of the world’s largest drainage pump, built...

June 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

June 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Jun 1, 2011 | author: Admin

June 14 Coastal engine running on one cylinder Record river floods throughout the Mississippi River basin this Spring, coupled with record droughts...

America’s Delta vs. the ‘Yazoo Blues Plain’

America’s Delta vs. the ‘Yazoo Blues Pl...

posted on: May 24, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* The unfolding drama surrounding widespread flooding from record water levels in the lower Mississippi River and some of its...

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