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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 Donald threat to our ...

The Donald threat to our dying delta.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. OK, folks; it’s time to either put up or shut up. Since my last post that mentioned...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

The Capital City Deluge a...

The Capital City Deluge and Climate Change Denial

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On Saturday, August 12, 2016 Mark Schleifstein with nola.com|thetimes-picayune warned his...

Bankrupt state pays high price for co...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. What this state needs is a benevolent coastal dictator, a single person with the technical...

Bankrupt state pays high price for coastal advice
posted on: Feb 10, 2016 | author: Admin

Magnitude of the Superdome Equivalent...

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

Magnitude of the Superdome Equivalent (SDE) confirmed by checking ‘Domensions’
posted on: Jan 13, 2016 | author: Admin

Thanks for the mammaries: isn’t...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Coastal planners mum as oil prices plummet On December 2 HuffPost featured an article by its...

Thanks for the mammaries: isn’t it time to wean ourselves from big oil?
posted on: Jan 4, 2016 | author: Admin

Revising the 2017 Coastal Master Plan...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Had David Vitter won the recent gubernatorial runoff election I would not have written this post...

Revising the 2017 Coastal Master Plan needs adult supervision by the JBE team.
posted on: Dec 17, 2015 | author: Admin
Vitter’s coastal record is disastrous but JBE starts off with a clean slate

Vitter’s coastal record is disastrous b...

posted on: Nov 23, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In an election shocker that would have been savored by the late political pundit John Maginnis, a little-known Democratic upstart,...

ExxonMobil and Louisiana’s coast

ExxonMobil and Louisiana’s coast

posted on: Nov 12, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. I’m not usually surprised at anything political in the Bayou State but three recent incidents are exceptional: (1) the...

Think we could restore the coast by dredging and pumping mud? Think again, Bubba.

Think we could restore the coast by dredging ...

posted on: Oct 8, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. As reported on September 29 by Bob Marshall with thelensnola.org, the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) will...

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