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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

Who owns the term America...

Who owns the term America’s Wetland?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. A lot of folks, myself included, have adopted the adjective America’s to...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Former Orleans Levee Boar...

Former Orleans Levee Board exonerated of culpability for Katrina flooding

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. During most of my years spent in Louisiana I never heard a kind word spoken of the former...

A little scrutiny shows LA’s pu...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Before moving offshore in the 1970s the oil and gas industry chewed up the coast of Louisiana in a...

A little scrutiny shows LA’s public trust being screwed by shrewd energy interests
posted on: May 1, 2015 | author: Admin

Obama should have addressed climate c...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On Earth Day, April 22, 2015 President Barack Obama toured the Everglades in S. Florida to call...

Obama should have addressed climate change from Erath on Earth Day, not the Everglades
posted on: Apr 23, 2015 | author: Admin

The political stench of gulf oil five...

 by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Platitudes and hypocrisy The fifth anniversary of the largest accidental oil release in history,...

The political stench of gulf oil five years out from the BP blowout
posted on: Apr 21, 2015 | author: Admin

Point by point rejoinders to argument...

Editor’s note: Award winning journalist Bob Marshall with TheLensNola.org recently invited the Save Louisiana...

Point by point rejoinders to arguments against river diversions
posted on: Apr 13, 2015 | author: Admin
Audubon typifies the decline in environmental advocacy in Louisiana

Audubon typifies the decline in environmental...

posted on: Apr 10, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The April 6 issue of the New Yorker carried a highly provocative article on birds and climate change by Jonathan Franzen, which...

Using chemicals to ease the coastal pain (this is not an April Fool’s Day prank post)

Using chemicals to ease the coastal pain (thi...

posted on: Apr 1, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: Before posting a piece on the disarray of our state administration I discovered this article by the Advocate...

Awesome cyclone power; hats off to BP; Angelle panders to oil interests; while SLFPA-E fights them

Awesome cyclone power; hats off to BP; Angell...

posted on: Mar 25, 2015 | author: Admin

  by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Cyclone devastation The above images capture the power of Cyclone Pam that struck the Pacific Ocean island archipelago of...

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