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December 2014 coastal scu...

December 2014 coastal scuttlebutt

When science goes bonkers After seeing the popular movie Interstellar, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was...

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New coastal czar more int...

New coastal czar more intern than expert

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Please forgive me in advance for this, the most immodest post I’ve written in the...

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Are our state coastal off...

Are our state coastal officials even aware of The Public Trust Doctrine?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. The Public Trust Doctrine In 1992, Jim Wilkins, J.D, Director, Legal Advisory...

Coastal disasters and paradigm shifts...

Editor’s note: This concludes a post on the broad issue of paradigm shifts in human thinking and behavior...

Coastal disasters and paradigm shifts, part two: levees and oil
posted on: May 8, 2010 | author: Admin

Could the coastal catastrophe catalyz...

by Len Bahr, PhD* 1901 oil well accident results in a paradigm shift on petroleum availability On January...

Could the coastal catastrophe catalyze a paradigm shift? (part one)
posted on: May 4, 2010 | author: Admin

May coastal scuttlebutt: daily minipo...

May 16 I encourage LaCoastPost readers to join me and lots of other folks at the Gulf...

May coastal scuttlebutt: daily miniposts
posted on: May 1, 2010 | author: Admin

2011 coastal plan substitutes process...

by Len Bahr* This post concludes a two-part critique of the final 2011 annual state plan to protect...

2011 coastal plan substitutes process for progress – postponing action (part 2)
posted on: Apr 30, 2010 | author: Admin
The (flawed) 2011 coastal plan will be rubber-stamped in June. Then what?

The (flawed) 2011 coastal plan will be rubber...

posted on: Apr 27, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr* Without question, the most important legislation being debated during the ongoing legislative session is Senate Bill 1, which will,...

April coastal scuttlebutt miniposts continued…

April coastal scuttlebutt miniposts continued...

posted on: Apr 26, 2010 | author: Admin

April 30 On day 9 and counting, Paul Rioux and Robert Travis Scott wrote today’s update for The Times-Picayune on what has become an...

How to destroy a delta: Mississippi vs Nile approaches

How to destroy a delta: Mississippi vs Nile a...

posted on: Apr 23, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Even casual readers of LaCoastPost typically realize that short-sighted federal and state policy decisions during...

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