Louisiana Coastal Restorations

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Associated Press
November 11, 2019 - 5:21 am
(AP) - Nearly $10 million in 2010 oil spill money is rebuilding a barrier island bird rookery off Louisiana. Work on Queen Bess Island had to wait for this year's nesting season to end in August and must finish by late February or early March, before the next nesting season. The island supports...
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David Blake
August 24, 2019 - 4:12 pm
An LSU study finds Mississippi River diversions may actually do more harm than good for wetlands restoration. The study looked at three different diversions and found land loss, instead of creating or maintaining land. Coastal Sciences Professor Gene Turner says that runs contrary to the prevailing...
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