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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...

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The legacy of ‘Kata...

The legacy of ‘Katastrophina:’ Coastal protection vs. coastal restoration.

...coastal protection, as addressed in all versions of the master plan, should incorporate as a primary element the evacuation of at-risk coastal residents. Nevertheless, a word search on 'evacuation' in the 2012 master plan came up empty.

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Despite delta dysfunction...

Despite delta dysfunction and the BP blowout, blue crabs still thrive in coastal Louisiana; so why can’t we afford them?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. For my three quarter century birthday in mid-June my lovely wife Guile had planned to...

July 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

JULY THIRTY-FIRST Louisiana gets another black eye on science. I have strongly endorsed the selection by Mitt Romney...

July 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Jul 31, 2012 | author: Admin

July 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

JULY FOURTEENTH Bobby Jindal’s dream is mine as well! IMHO, Jindal’s transparent personal ambitions for national...

July 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Jul 13, 2012 | author: Admin

June 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

JUNE THIRTIETH Fourth Coast and Fourth Estate face parallel challenges The Gulf of Mexico abuts America’s...

June 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Jun 30, 2012 | author: Admin

June 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

Note: LaCoastPost Founding Editor Len Bahr was hospitalized at the Baton Rouge General Hospital on June 10 for...

June 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Jun 14, 2012 | author: Admin
Redundant river studies?

Redundant river studies?

posted on: Jun 14, 2012 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Whatever level of success is realized during the next 20 years in terms of slowing land loss in south Louisiana will be contingent...

Give us our coastal money…but no strings, please.

Give us our coastal money…but no string...

posted on: Jun 8, 2012 | author: Admin

Editor’s Note: This important essay was posted on the Gulf Restoration Network (GRN) blog on June 6 under the title ‘Crying Wolf on...

Former LA coastal brain center soon to be history

Former LA coastal brain center soon to be his...

posted on: May 31, 2012 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* On May 17 Marsha Shuler reported in The Advocate that a nondescript 12 story, 40 year old, state-owned office building in eastern...

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