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Coastal news items throug...

Coastal news items through October 22, 2014. Reading between the lines.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. 1. Bragging about ignorance. “I’m not a scientist but…” This paean...

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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...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

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...

Coastal policy paper more travel guid...

Editor’s note: A 3rd post on the concept of using the Inner Harbor Navigation...

Coastal policy paper more travel guide than road map.
posted on: Mar 12, 2010 | author: Admin

Kicking the Inner Harbor Navigation C...

by Len Bahr, PhD* I recently posted an article on an innovative suggestion by a highly credible hydraulic engineer...

Kicking the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal anthill…
posted on: Mar 8, 2010 | author: Admin

Mitigating for MRGO with the Inner Ha...

by Len Bahr, PhD* After years of brainstorming about effective ways to reconnect the Mississippi...

Mitigating for MRGO with the Inner Harbor Navigation Canal
posted on: Mar 4, 2010 | author: Admin

Pricing nature: are delta resources f...

by Len Bahr, PhD* On February 27 at a coastal Workshop in New Orleans, Garret Graves, Louisiana’s top coastal...

Pricing nature: are delta resources fungible?
posted on: Mar 1, 2010 | author: Admin
March coastal scuttlebutt: daily miniposts

March coastal scuttlebutt: daily miniposts

posted on: Mar 1, 2010 | author: Admin

March 28 A strong editorial in today’s The Times-Picayune describes the looming deficits in the state budget that face the legislators who will...

Mekong and Mississippi deltas: defoliation vs. ‘refoliation’

Mekong and Mississippi deltas: defoliation vs...

posted on: Feb 25, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* In July 2005 I had a memorable opportunity to attend an international river conference in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. My trip was...

Can the 4th estate effectively watchdog restoration of the 3rd coast?

Can the 4th estate effectively watchdog resto...

posted on: Feb 21, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* During the 9+ years left in this decade, two systems of global significance face huge challenges: (1) the so-called Third Coast...

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