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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.

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

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...

Macondo: a tragically prescient name

by Len Bahr, PhD* Would a Macondo well blowout by any other name not smell as nasty? The name Macondo has a...

Macondo: a tragically prescient name
posted on: Apr 21, 2011 | author: Admin

Can the Mighty Mississippi save some ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Three factors weigh on the possibility of saving some of what remains of...

Can the Mighty Mississippi save some of America’s Delta?
posted on: Apr 19, 2011 | author: Admin

April 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (conti...

April 30 A judge named Limbaugh (probably no relation to Rush) gives the...

April 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (continued)
posted on: Apr 15, 2011 | author: Admin

Carbon credits for restored deltaic w...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Five easy pieces of information: 1) Louisiana tops the list of coastal states vulnerable to relative...

Carbon credits for restored deltaic wetlands?
posted on: Apr 11, 2011 | author: Admin
April 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

April 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Apr 1, 2011 | author: Admin

April 14 Violence offshore and onshore In today’s The Times-Picayune Jonathan Tilove reported that,...

Len Bahr 4 Gov?

Len Bahr 4 Gov?

posted on: Apr 1, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* After a couple glasses of wine during a party at a Republican friend’s house on December 30 I conceived the...

Catch 22 blocks microbiological cleanup tests in oily marshes

Catch 22 blocks microbiological cleanup tests...

posted on: Mar 28, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Since the Macondo well was finally snuffed out on July 15, 2010 I’ve speculated with many others on the whereabouts and...

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