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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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Garret Graves uses top co...

Garret Graves uses top coastal employee in congressional campaign ad

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In what I believe is a telling ethical lapse with negative coastal implications, Garret...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Surprise, surprise; Distr...

Surprise, surprise; District Six is coastal.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In case you were under the impression that only Louisiana congressional districts 1, 2 and...

Climate change opinion shapers part t...

by Len Bahr, PhD* This is the second in a three part series on the most significant...

Climate change opinion shapers part two: authorities
posted on: Apr 5, 2010 | author: Admin

Climate change opinion shapers, part ...

Editor’s note: I noted on March 25th that ultimate success or failure in saving the Mississippi...

Climate change opinion shapers, part one: the ‘debunkers.’
posted on: Apr 1, 2010 | author: Admin

April Coastal Scuttlebutt – dai...

April 25 Today’s The Advocate carries an AP Story by Cain Burdeau, also published in The Times-Picayune, on only...

April Coastal Scuttlebutt – daily miniposts
posted on: Apr 1, 2010 | author: Admin

‘Ink shortage’ for coasta...

Editor’s note: this post on the power of the press in saving the Mississippi River delta is dedicated to one...

‘Ink shortage’ for coastal pens is becoming serious (part two in a series).
posted on: Mar 29, 2010 | author: Admin
March coastal scuttlebutt, daily mini-posts continued

March coastal scuttlebutt, daily mini-posts c...

posted on: Mar 29, 2010 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: this continues the daily mini-posts through the end of the month. The first 28 days of March coastal mini-posts are archived. ...

Coastal policy, science and the media are co-equal props for a shaky stool

Coastal policy, science and the media are co-...

posted on: Mar 25, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD** Background My goal for this post is to spark a candid critical discussion about what I see as the three interdependent pillars...

Part two on ‘Hybrid’ levees: why the corps shouldn’t get high on exotic (levee) grass.

Part two on ‘Hybrid’ levees: why ...

posted on: Mar 22, 2010 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: My first foray on a Louisiana levee happened on a rainy Sunday afternoon in the mid seventies along the river south of LSU. My...

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