Oysters on the brink: 'It's not a decline; it's zero population'
By Xerxes Wilson, The Houma Courier (Houma, La.). Dec. 3, 2013.
“Three years after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, local oystermen and processors say Louisiana oysters are tough to come by this winter and the state's $300 million annual industry…"
The Louisiana Coast: Last Call — What's Next?
By Bob Marshall, WWNO (New Orleans, La.). Dec. 2, 2013.
“Talk to anyone in South Louisiana and they know that the future is clouded by sea level rise and subsidence. They also know that if the Master Plan for the Coast is not implemented…"
Coastal chief sparks rumors of new lawsuit over wetlands
By Kelly Connelly, The Houma Courier (Houma, La.). Nov. 30, 2013.
“A recent change in rhetoric by the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority chairman has sparked speculation that a new lawsuit assigning blame for wetlands loss could be filed by the state…"
Louisiana's green armies might clash
By John Maginnis, Opinion, The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.). Nov. 26, 2013.
“For two guys who do not play the guitar or football and don’t shoot ducks on TV, John Barry and Russel Honoré are as close to major celebrities as we have in Louisiana, with…"
Louisiana fishing village washing away (Video)
By Robert Ray, Al Jazeera America. Nov. 25, 2013.
“Over the past 80 years, Louisiana coastal land the size of Delaware has washed away. Now barrier islands like Isle de Jean Charles, where about 25 families live, are at at an even greater risk of…"