~New flood maps show flooding in the Atchafalaya River Basin from the swollen Mississippi River will be less than previously expected, but there’s still a lot of water on the way as evacuations and countermeasures, including levee building, and barge sinking, continued Monday.~Click here for new flood maps from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website
~15 bays are currently open at the Morganza Spillway
Morganza Flood: Part 3~Bayou Woman
Atachafalaya after Morganza Opening: Where the water goes; when does it get there~Quinta Scott
MS River flood evacuees move into enclave built for Hurricane Katrina
Corps' advance flood maps spur confusion about flood risks.
Is operation mere Corps PR?
~Work continues to protect Gibson area homes, schools
~Right: View of the Bonnet Carrre spillway fully open to the lake, 2011 (enlarge)
~Very Special Thanks to Thomas Pickral for photo @pickral~Hat Tweet @JuliaPretus
Coast Guard closes MS River at Natchez
Big Oil...they never sleep
~Also~HB 563, 564...who's who?
Ronal you ignorant slut ~Slabbed
Corruption as an offensive strategy?
New Orleans picked #1 City for Information Jobs In The U.S.
~Joel Kotkin, Forbes
~Big Hat Tweet @captainsdead @neworleanstech
~Retweet @drewbrees Drew Brees! Only $2 raffle tix for once in a lifetime opportunity to train w/ Saints Wed May 25. http://bitly.com/jYBuaT Will choose 4 winners by Friday
For Louisiana Seafood...
Europe Is the New World
~Possibly Editilla's favorite shirt from the Dirty Coast!
How To Wheatpaste ~Nola Anarcha
Alex Woodward on the burgeoning St. Claude arts district, which is bringing theaters, nightspots and galleries ... but few essential services ~Gambit
Yay! NOLA Brewing has a new blog!
This is Beautiful, what is this, Velvet? ~Blackened Out