April showers usually bring May flowers. They also often bring higher river flows. The heavy rainfall within the Mississippi River’s enormous drainage basin over the last month is currently flowing down the river toward the Gulf of Mexico.
A post-Katrina effort led by then-US Senator Mary Landrieu is under attack by a Trump budget proposal. The impact might have severe consequences upon the state’s severe coastal erosion problem.
If President Donald Trump succeeds in getting Congress to pass a budget that kills an offshore revenue sharing agreement that was meant to help Louisiana fight against coastal erosion, then Randy Newman should create a new song called “Louisiana 2017.”…
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget would deal a huge blow to Louisiana’s program for protecting and restoring its disappearing coast.