Diversion Subcommittee Meeting
Governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Protection, Restoration, and Conservation
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 | 10:00 a.m.
University of New Orleans
Homer Hitt Alumni Center
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, La.
Governor’s Advisory Commission on Coastal Protection, Restoration, and Conservation Meeting
Thursday, October 9, 2014 | 9:30 a.m.
(LUMCON) Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium
8124 Louisiana 56
Chauvin, LA 70344
Nine years after levee failures flooded New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina and two years after Hurricane Sandy devastated the East Coast, the nation has failed to determine the flooding risks faced by communities across the United States, the American Society…
According to the report, called Losing Ground, changes in the Mississippi delta that were designed to increase flood protection and enhance oil and gas production have led to an unprecedented loss of land.
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On September 12, I had the opportunity to travel to Raccoon Island, one of the remaining barrier islands outside of Terrebonne Bay. Raccoon Island was once part of the 25-mile-long barrier island chain called Isles Dernieres or Last Islands. Prior…