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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM Last week I attended the Restore America’s Estuaries/Coastal Society’s 2016 Summit in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was a sacrifice to have to leave the single digit weather in Maine in December for the … Continue reading

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Watch how Louisiana’s coastline has vanished over the last 80 years By Brad Plumer – Vox – August 30, 2014 Over the last 80 years, Louisiana has lost nearly 2,000 square miles of coastland — land that has simply vanished … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Louisiana’s Coastline By Russel L. Honoré – The New York Times Opinion – May, 28, 2014 After decades of watching our state being ravaged to support the nation’s oil and gas addiction, the people of Louisiana have had enough. Last … Continue reading

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