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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...

LA Swift slows to a halt

by Len Bahr, PhD* Just weeks before Hurricane Katrina invaded New Orleans on August 29 2005, I had a brief meeting on...

LA Swift slows to a halt
posted on: Jun 11, 2013 | author: Admin

May 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

MAY THIRTY-FIRST Authoritative advice on coastal ‘medicine’ As I close out the May 2013 Coastal...

May 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)
posted on: May 31, 2013 | author: Admin

Is a river diversion at the Nucor iro...

by Len Bahr, PhD* As many loyal readers will remember, I have long espoused the idea that the $4 billion Nucor iron...

Is a river diversion at the Nucor iron plant one of 39 projects under consideration for BP funding?
posted on: May 23, 2013 | author: Admin

May 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt

MAY THIRTEENTH-FOURTEENTH National Fish and Wildlife Foundation managing some of the BP funds Mark Schleifstein...

May 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt
posted on: May 14, 2013 | author: Admin
Saving the delta is a pipe dream sans sediment diversion projects.

Saving the delta is a pipe dream sans sedimen...

posted on: May 13, 2013 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, PhD*  Climate change and delta deterioration Last week the concentration of atmospheric CO2 reached 400 ppm, more than at any time in...

APRIL 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

APRIL 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt (cont.)

posted on: Apr 30, 2013 | author: Admin

APRIL THIRTIETH Atmospheric CO2 to reach 400 PPM during sustained period James Gerken reported in HuffingtonPost.com that the northern hemisphere...

April 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt

April 2013 Coastal Scuttlebutt

posted on: Apr 14, 2013 | author: Admin

APRIL TWELFTH-THIRTEENTH-FOURTEENTH The ‘Great Wall of Houma’ project predictably passes another ‘hurdle’ Amy Wold reported...

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