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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

Trumpelstiltzgen is NOT a...

Trumpelstiltzgen is NOT a fairy tale

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. During the enlightenment period of the 19th century a brilliant Prussian geologist and...

RECENT FROM Technical Issues

Coastal plan suffers from...

Coastal plan suffers from narrow context, subservient science and excessive political caution re climate change. BTW, it also fails to offset land loss.

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On January 16 I posted comments on Louisiana’s 2017 draft coastal master plan (CMP),...

Mississippi River Delta Restoration C...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On February 12 The Advocate published an article by Amy Wold about a letter from Governor John Bel...

Mississippi River Delta Restoration Coalition favors political correctness over science
posted on: Feb 15, 2016 | author: Admin

Bankrupt state pays high price for co...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. What this state needs is a benevolent coastal dictator, a single person with the technical...

Bankrupt state pays high price for coastal advice
posted on: Feb 10, 2016 | author: Admin

Magnitude of the Superdome Equivalent...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Editor’s note: Since posting this piece earlier today I rechecked my figures. I was correct...

Magnitude of the Superdome Equivalent (SDE) confirmed by checking ‘Domensions’
posted on: Jan 13, 2016 | author: Admin

Thanks for the mammaries: isn’t...

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Coastal planners mum as oil prices plummet On December 2 HuffPost featured an article by its...

Thanks for the mammaries: isn’t it time to wean ourselves from big oil?
posted on: Jan 4, 2016 | author: Admin
Revising the 2017 Coastal Master Plan needs adult supervision by the JBE team.

Revising the 2017 Coastal Master Plan needs a...

posted on: Dec 17, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Had David Vitter won the recent gubernatorial runoff election I would not have written this post and I may have decided to cease...

Vitter’s coastal record is disastrous but JBE starts off with a clean slate

Vitter’s coastal record is disastrous b...

posted on: Nov 23, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. In an election shocker that would have been savored by the late political pundit John Maginnis, a little-known Democratic upstart,...

ExxonMobil and Louisiana’s coast

ExxonMobil and Louisiana’s coast

posted on: Nov 12, 2015 | author: Admin

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. I’m not usually surprised at anything political in the Bayou State but three recent incidents are exceptional: (1) the...

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