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Miscellaneous mini coasta...

Miscellaneous mini coastal posts

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: The following is a collection of mini-posts, some of which have been...

RECENT FROM People Issues

The legacy of ‘Kata...

The legacy of ‘Katastrophina:’ Coastal protection vs. coastal restoration.

...coastal protection, as addressed in all versions of the master plan, should incorporate as a primary element the evacuation of at-risk coastal residents. Nevertheless, a word search on 'evacuation' in the 2012 master plan came up empty.

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Despite delta dysfunction...

Despite delta dysfunction and the BP blowout, blue crabs still thrive in coastal Louisiana; so why can’t we afford them?

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. For my three quarter century birthday in mid-June my lovely wife Guile had planned to...

Sweetening Nucor’s ‘iron’ pot should ...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Background After WWII the residents of the Mississippi River delta made an unconscious pact,...

Sweetening Nucor’s ‘iron’ pot should include quid pro quo to help save the Maurepas swamps…
posted on: Sep 22, 2010 | author: Admin

September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily ...

September 30 Scammed...

September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-posts (continued)
posted on: Sep 16, 2010 | author: Admin

Speculation on the whereabouts of way...

by Len Bahr, PhD* Background Between April 20 and July 15 2010 an estimated 4.9 million barrels of crude oil was...

Speculation on the whereabouts of wayward oil.
posted on: Sep 15, 2010 | author: Admin

Governor refuses to rethink rationale...

by Len Bahr, PhD* The sordid saga of Gov. Jindal’s coastal sand plan During mid-May rumors spread about a...

Governor refuses to rethink rationale for risky sand berms
posted on: Sep 7, 2010 | author: Admin
September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-posts

September Coastal Scuttlebutt: daily mini-pos...

posted on: Sep 1, 2010 | author: Admin

September 15 The September meeting of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority...

Query to Admiral Allen: what about tapping, rather than capping Macondo?

Query to Admiral Allen: what about tapping, r...

posted on: Aug 30, 2010 | author: Admin

by Anonymous Contributor Don’t cry over spilled oil, sell what’s left! I agree with Len Bahr’s recommendation to use some of the...

Build business, not berms with BP bucks!

Build business, not berms with BP bucks!

posted on: Aug 17, 2010 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD* Lessons learned – or not from the BP blowout You’ve doubtless heard the proverb that it’s better to...

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