August 25, 2016
August 10, 2016
The Louisiana Coastal Protection & Restoration Authority (CPRA) and America’s WETLAND Foundation (AWF) today announced they will host two leadership roundtables this fall and a culminating coastal summit in December to discuss the state’s 2017 Coastal Master Plan, bringing together…
August 10, 2016
August 5, 2016
The Southwest Coastal Louisiana Feasibility Study saw more progress Wednesday as the Army Corps of Engineers issued the final report needed to send the study to Congress for funding consideration.
August 3, 2016
July 31, 2016
The state’s coastal master plan is a work in progress, and it likely will always be.
July 28, 2016
Projects that make Louisiana's coastline resilient and reduce risks for future generations is at the center of the upcoming 2017 Coastal Master Plan being pieced together by state officials.
July 14, 2016
A new coastal master plan addressing sea level rise and sinking land is expected to be released January. The plan will take on the issues through a series of projects over the next five years.
June 29, 2016
Louisiana’s coastal wetland habitats are imperiled by several natural and anthropogenic phenomena, including the extreme effects of climate change. They’re home to 40 percent of the nation’s wetlands and account for 80 percent of the annual wetland loss, prompting scientists…
June 13, 2016
Small oil spills off Louisiana's coast could help pay for coastal restoration projects as part of a state law signed by Gov. John Bel Edwards.