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RESTORE Act Community Meetings

Thursday, September 4, 2014
5:30 PM Open House
6:00 PM Formal Meeting

University of New Orleans
Homer Hitt Alumni Center
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, La.

Thursday, September 11, 2014
5:30 PM Open House
6:00 PM Formal Meeting

Houma Municipal Auditorium
880 Verret Street
Houma, La.

In the News

In 50 years, most of southeastern Louisiana not protected by levees will be part of the Gulf of Mexico. The state is losing a football field of land every 48 minutes – 16 square miles a year – due to…

August 28, 2014

Drag your cursor (on a computer) or swipe your finger (on a phone or tablet) across each photo below. The 2005 Hurricane Katrina photo will dissolve into a picture from the identical vantage point nine years later

August 27, 2014

A big part of Louisiana’s coastal Master Plan centers around something called “diversions.” Fresh water from the Mississippi River is diverted so that the water, and the silt it carries, can rebuild the sinking coast. But this technique, a centerpiece…

August 26, 2014

In its first 2½ years of existence, The Water Institute of the Gulf has focused primarily on coastal research in Louisiana, but in the long term, it’s expected that view will expand far beyond the state borders.

August 26, 2014

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