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$50 Billion Plan To Save Coastal Louisiana

AP | By CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 01.13.2012 | Green

NEW ORLEANS -- A $50 billion, 50-year proposal aspires to stop coastal land loss in Louisiana, build new levee systems to protect cities and even begi...

The Oil Spill From Hell - Why Your Shrimp Will Be Ever More Expensive

Diane Dimond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Diane Dimond

After the massive oil spill off the coast of Louisiana my friend, Stephanie Kovac felt compelled to write the following Op-Ed column.

Bird Coated In Oil As Louisiana Gulf Spill Nears Wetlands (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

FORT JACKSON, La. (AP) - Rescue crews are cleaning the first bird found coated with oil that's been spewing from a sunken rig in the Gulf of Mexico. ...

The River Will Provide -- Oil Flow Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico Has Created the Opportunity to Restore Coastal Louisiana

Kristian Gustavson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kristian Gustavson

We found dead dolphins and sea turtles and jellyfish washing up everywhere despite the greenish-blue waters and white-sand beaches that appear clean. Dispersants are a prime culprit.