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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

Attempting to visualize t...

Attempting to visualize the magnitude of 200 million tons of river ‘dirt’

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On May 11 the Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition posted an essay by Emily...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Coastal coal facility blo...

Coastal coal facility blocked by vocal NGOs, while Ecolambs remain silent.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. As reported on May 3rd by Diana Samuels, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, a notorious and...

Louisiana’s Bicentennial should be a ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On January 10 Ed Anderson wrote an article for The Times-Picayune about the formation of the...

Louisiana’s Bicentennial should be a call for help, not just boosterism.
posted on: Jul 12, 2011 | author: Admin

Sands of time jam the gears of progre...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Once back in the day, a relatively straightforward project was designed to pump sand...

Sands of time jam the gears of progress and bureaucratic quicksand traps sand nourishment project.
posted on: Jul 6, 2011 | author: Admin

July 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt

July 14   New master plan outlined The Governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Restoration held its latest...

July 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: Jul 1, 2011 | author: Admin

2011 flood discussion dodges the delt...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On October 15, 2009 LaCoastPost began a three-part post paying tribute to the late Paul Percy...

2011 flood discussion dodges the delta dirt deficit.
posted on: Jun 29, 2011 | author: Admin
Invasive cousins trade intercontinental swamp destruction

Invasive cousins trade intercontinental swamp...

posted on: Jun 21, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* On June 17 The Washington Post published a story by Juan Forero, in which he described the destruction of forested aquatic...

Dead zone dramas come back to life

Dead zone dramas come back to life

posted on: Jun 17, 2011 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Author’s note: This piece involves technical issues about gulf hypoxia and assumes that the reader has a basic...

June 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

June 2011 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

posted on: Jun 15, 2011 | author: Admin

June 30 Comments on the flood response from upriver A sharp-eyed reader sent a link to this provocative editorial...

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