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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

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.

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Magnitude of the Superdom...

Magnitude of the Superdome Equivalent (SDE) confirmed by checking ‘Domensions’

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: Since posting this piece earlier today I rechecked my figures. I was...

Hurricane Andrew, 20 years later. Any...

by Len Bahr, PhD* As I write this on Hallowe’en 2012 the national news is dominated by Hurricane Sandy, which...

Hurricane Andrew, 20 years later. Any lessons?
posted on: Nov 1, 2012 | author: Admin

October 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (con...

OCTOBER THIRTY-FIRST Brownie calls Obama too political In HuffPost yesterday Michael McUrliff posted about a bizarre...

October 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Oct 31, 2012 | author: Admin

October 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

OCTOBER FOURTEENTH Scalise and Cassidy don’t deserve re-election Today The Times-Picayune endorsed all three...

October 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Oct 16, 2012 | author: Admin

September 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (c...

SEPTEMBER THIRTIETH The end of the month signals the end of an era Sadly, The Times-Picayune published the final...

September 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: Sep 30, 2012 | author: Admin
September 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

September 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Sep 14, 2012 | author: Admin

SEPTEMBER FOURTEENTH EPA and the state’s love-hate coastal relationship As I write this the Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient...

Corps prohibits trees on levees; so where’s the state?

Corps prohibits trees on levees; so whereR...

posted on: Sep 13, 2012 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* On August 4 2012 Mark Schleifstein reported in The Times-Picayune that sections of the Mississippi River levee between the Corps...

August 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

August 2012 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

posted on: Aug 31, 2012 | author: Admin

AUGUST THIRTY-FIRST In Romney World, families will outrank sea level rise. I listened to Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech at the Republican...

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