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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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Will Scalise’s rise be go...

Will Scalise’s rise be good for the coast – or Louisiana?

by Anonymous* The election of Congressman Steve Scalise as GOP House Whip was widely touted as a step forward...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Governor’s office b...

Governor’s office backing away from sediment diversion projects?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. For many years officials with Louisiana’s coastal protection and restoration program...

February 2010 Coastal Scuttlebutt: da...

February 28 The second day of the “Building Resilience Workshop, Innovative Sustainable Flood, Solutions for the...

February 2010 Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily miniposts
posted on: Feb 1, 2010 | author: Admin

Bugs on the bayou (part two) – ...

Editor’s note: This is the second part of a three part post on some of my thoughts on the theoretical...

Bugs on the bayou (part two) – butterflies, termites and ants.
posted on: Jan 29, 2010 | author: Admin

January Coastal Scuttlebutt: Daily Mi...

January 31 Steven Ward wrote an article for today’s the Advocate about the potential outcome and effect of the 2010...

January Coastal Scuttlebutt: Daily Miniposts
posted on: Jan 27, 2010 | author: Admin

Coastal bugs – what are they go...

Editor’s note: Insects represent an ancient and phenomenally successful class of the Phylum Arthropoda...

Coastal bugs – what are they good for? (part one)
posted on: Jan 26, 2010 | author: Admin
Showdown at the Climate Change Corral?

Showdown at the Climate Change Corral?

posted on: Jan 23, 2010 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: As a recovering coastal scientist I can attest to the fact that academics are typically reluctant to engage in political...

Coastal city responses to sea level rise: retreat? defend? attack? (or just ignore).

Coastal city responses to sea level rise: ret...

posted on: Jan 20, 2010 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: Let’s repeat what is becoming a truism. The Mississippi River delta subsides at different rates in different places...

Levee study described by its author

Levee study described by its author

posted on: Jan 16, 2010 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: My post on January 6 discussed the always controversial subject of levees. I focused specifically on two concerns: (1) the...

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