Gulf Coast landowners, farmers can tap $40M in conservation cash from BP oil spill
By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune. Oct. 29, 2014.
“This monumental partnership is an encouraging sign of the cooperation and dedication present on all sides with a stake in restoring this unique ecosystem…” (read more)
Private Landowners to Benefit from New Gulf Restoration Partnership
By Laine Kaplan-Levenson, WWNO. Oct. 28, 2014.
“U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack was in Norco, LA on Monday to announce a new environmental initiative aimed at private landowners along the Gulf Coast…” (read more)
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Announces New Gulf oil…"
BP spill left “bathtub ring” of oil across more than 1,200 square miles of Gulf seafloor, new study says
By Mark Schleifstein, NOLA.com – The Times-Picayune. Oct. 27, 2014.
“Scientists have found evidence of a "bathtub ring" of oil particles from the BP Deepwater Horizon spill covering more than 1,200 square miles of…"
To save Louisiana's coast, protect our Restore Act funds: Kevin Kane
Letter to the Editor by Kevin Kane, The Times-Picayune. Oct. 25, 2014.
“Louisianans received good news this month, in the form of an announcement…” (read more)
Yes, BP Did Damage the Gulf
By Kara Lankford, Politico. Oct. 26, 2014.
“In an opinion article published…"
Coastal Rundown: NOLA Gets Philly
By Laine Kaplan-Levenson, WWNO. Oct. 23, 2014.
“In September, a delegation of local officials traveled to Austin to learn how they manage…” (read more)
BP Shouldn’t Get Trial on Spill Ruling, Halliburton Says
By Margaret Cronin Fisk and Laurel Brubaker Calkins, Bloomberg. Oct. 23, 2014.