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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...

RECENT FROM People Issues

Sixth District congressio...

Sixth District congressional race heats up

Garret Graves shows his political hand by Len Bahr, Ph.D. On August 19 WRKF-FM radio talk show host Jim...

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...

Driving Miss Crazy in a future south ...

  Editor’s caveat: This post introduces my sense of the future of transportation in south Louisiana. Part two...

Driving Miss Crazy in a future south Louisiana (part one)
posted on: Aug 10, 2009 | author: Admin

Does overcoming coastal obstacles inc...

Editor’s note: LaCoatPost carried a recent two part series on the governor’s interest in redefining the...

Does overcoming coastal obstacles include “waiving” goodbye to NEPA?
posted on: Aug 5, 2009 | author: Admin

Wassup with jellyfish?

  Editor’s note: Accounts of recent dramatic increases in jellyfish populations in the Gulf of Mexico,...

Wassup with jellyfish?
posted on: Aug 3, 2009 | author: Admin

The Mississippi River delta – w...

Editor’s note: Tom Sands is a distinguished authority on the lower Mississippi River, and I have long respected...

The Mississippi River delta – what the corps knew and when they knew it!
posted on: Jul 31, 2009 | author: Admin
Fighting coastal red tape – part two

Fighting coastal red tape – part two

posted on: Jul 28, 2009 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: This is the second in a two-part piece on a press release from Governor Jindal’s office that specified problems and...

Governor’s Office wants to cut coastal red tape – pay attention! (Part 1)

Governor’s Office wants to cut coastal ...

posted on: Jul 25, 2009 | author: Admin

Note from the editor: I call your attention to a recent press release from the Governor’s Office re impediments to progress on coastal...

Original master plan for the coast rediscovered – and comment deadline looms on corps’ Cat 5 report.

Original master plan for the coast rediscover...

posted on: Jul 20, 2009 | author: Admin

After reading the July 15 post on the paper by Michael Blum and Harry Roberts (The real trouble with Harry), Dr. Sherwood “Woody”...

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