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Awesome cyclone power; ha...

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

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

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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

Point by point rejoinders...

Point by point rejoinders to arguments against river diversions

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

Where is Louisiana’s climate ch...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Ben Mathis-Lilley posted an article in Slate Magazine quoting a high level Chinese official who...

Where is Louisiana’s climate change mitigation plan? Florida sort of has one.
posted on: Mar 23, 2015 | author: Admin

101 years ago Louisiana began destroy...

Len Bahr, Ph.D. Oysters as coastal engineers The Phylum Molluska includes three major groups of animals, mostly...

101 years ago Louisiana began destroying its shelly coastal bulwark
posted on: Mar 19, 2015 | author: Admin

Judging the credibility of comments r...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Hidden agendas The late Ray Magliozzi of NPR’s iconic Click and Clack automobile advice...

Judging the credibility of comments re the Friday the 13th levee board lawsuit massacre
posted on: Mar 11, 2015 | author: Admin

Does the river carry sufficient mud t...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D.   The USGS has estimated that south Louisiana lost about 1,900 sq mi of subaerial landscape since...

Does the river carry sufficient mud to save America’s Delta?
posted on: Mar 5, 2015 | author: Admin
Are we buying a coastal stairway to heaven?

Are we buying a coastal stairway to heaven?

posted on: Mar 2, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. I recently watched a two hour and four minute Led Zeppelin concert on YouTube, recorded live during the band’s wildly...

Ocean acidification is a problem for native oysters that cannot be solved by introducing a foreign species

Ocean acidification is a problem for native o...

posted on: Feb 25, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The Eastern oyster Crassostrea virginica is in a sense the quintessential estuarine species. This oyster is perhaps the most...

Contrarian challenges coastal restoration in toto, including sediment diversions: Is there an oil industry connection?

Contrarian challenges coastal restoration in ...

posted on: Feb 18, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: I held off publishing this post until after Mardi Gras but of course the coastal news doesn’t stop for...

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