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June 2014 Coastal Scuttle...

June 2014 Coastal Scuttlebutt

JUNE EIGHTH Governor defies warnings from many experts and turns bill to kill the levee board lawsuit into...

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NY Times Magazine pays tr...

NY Times Magazine pays tribute to a Louisiana folk hero.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Lately I’ve been so distracted by the upcoming mid-term election that I neglected to...

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Coal gets in his eyes. Co...

Coal gets in his eyes. Coastal official waffles on key sediment diversion project, cites rising cost. Smells political.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On September 30, 2014 the New Republic published an intriguing article by New...

July Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-...

July 15 One more in a long series of coastal plans? In nola.com today Aimee Miles described a new coastal initiative...

July Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-posts
posted on: Jul 1, 2010 | author: Admin

The ‘Great Wall’ of Holly...

Editor’s note: This guest post by Paul Conover from Lafayette was originally posted on LABird, a bulletin...

The ‘Great Wall’ of Holly Beach
posted on: Jun 28, 2010 | author: Admin

Expanding the weekly readership of La...

by Len Bahr, PhD* I’m old enough to remember discussing My Weekly Reader in elementary school classes. I was...

Expanding the weekly readership of LaCoastPost
posted on: Jun 22, 2010 | author: Admin

June coastal scuttlebutt, continued&#...

June 30 Houck hits a homer! Today I’m proud to call your attention to a masterpiece article by my friend,...

June coastal scuttlebutt, continued…
posted on: Jun 16, 2010 | author: Admin
Bobby Knows Best!

Bobby Knows Best!

posted on: Jun 15, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* I’m old enough to remember the late Robert Young, (1907-1998) star of a popular fifties black and white TV show...

Like sand through the hour glass, so are the dunes of our lies.

Like sand through the hour glass, so are the ...

posted on: Jun 7, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Bobby Jindal’s coastal barrier project resembles a love letter to south Louisiana – written in the sand. This is my...

Science is losing the coastal sand wars ‘game’ amid calls to “dredge, baby, dredge!”

Science is losing the coastal sand wars ̵...

posted on: Jun 1, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* A proposed ‘emergency’ state project to mine and deposit huge quantities of sand to create artificial...

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