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April 2014 Coastal Scuttlebutt

Louisiane Senate shots down levee board lawsuit in 27 to 10 vote Congressional candidate Claitor votes...

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Book to describe the ‘Rise and Demise’ of America’s Delta

by Len Bahr, Ph.D. Request for help from LaCoastPost readers Friends and Colleagues: Six months ago I...

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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...

Original master plan for the coast re...

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

Original master plan for the coast rediscovered – and comment deadline looms on corps’ Cat 5 report.
posted on: Jul 20, 2009 | author: Admin

Boiling frogs, cap-and-tax, mermaid p...

Boiling the Frog by Paul Krugman compared climate change (CC) denial to frogs in a pot failing to notice as the water...

Boiling frogs, cap-and-tax, mermaid prohibition and other foolish distractions
posted on: Jul 19, 2009 | author: Admin

Is there a future for Louisiana shrim...

Editor’s note: The following is an unsolicited (but gratefully accepted) guest post on gulf hypoxia by Don...

Is there a future for Louisiana shrimp and corn soup?
posted on: Jul 15, 2009 | author: Admin

Cinderella story: Policy paradigm shi...

Editor’s note: Part one  of this two-part post discussed the apparent decision on the part of the US Army...

Cinderella story: Policy paradigm shifts for the Atchafalaya, part two
posted on: Jul 11, 2009 | author: Admin
Don’t sneeze at Atchafalaya policy changes! Part one: adjusting the coastal faucet

Don’t sneeze at Atchafalaya policy chan...

posted on: Jul 6, 2009 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series discussing far reaching modifications in management policy re the Atchafalaya River,...

WS Merwin, poet and coastal restorationist

WS Merwin, poet and coastal restorationist

posted on: Jul 3, 2009 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: Independence Day 2009 seems an appropriate time to wax philosophical so here’s a new wrinkle for LaCoastPost – a...

The (real) trouble with Harry!

The (real) trouble with Harry!

posted on: Jun 29, 2009 | author: Admin

Editor’s note: the primary subject of this post is the obvious disconnect between the official coastal protection and restoration program and...

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