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Louisiana’s coast is already facing many threats like drowning from rising seas, hits from hurricanes, poisoning from oil spills, and now attacks from insects. A pest known as a Scale appears to be killing off reeds that bind the coast together, which has caused land...

Sometimes the most dangerous things are so small you can’t see them with the naked eye. A tiny insect is currently killing marsh cane at an alarming rate and threatening to undo nearly a decade of coastal restoration and land-building in the Mississippi River Delta....

It’s that wonderful, magical and thrilling time of year again: Mardi Gras. Although Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday, we refer to it as an entire season of events. This celebration dates back centuries to pagan celebrations of fertility and the season of spring....

Have you heard about the coastal restoration plans for 2018? The 2017 rewrite of Louisiana’s $50 billion, 50-year plan for coastal restoration and hurricane storm surge protection, and the $644 million budget for its fiscal 2018 projects were both approved this year. These bills are...