The Big Uneasy in Baton Rouge tomorrow night for 5 Bucks!
~Join Filmmaker Harry Shearer for this special screening.
~Also~A Letter From New Orleans: Year 6 of a 5-Year Lifespan
Happy Hurricane Season (again)
Corps tests world's largest drainage pump station ~WVUE
~Construction workers watch pump test at giant West Closure Complex ~Click pic to enlarge
Debris Part 5: Debris throughout West Bank levees~Fix the Pumps
Now Way, you say? Some blame Corps for flood threat in South Dakota
Corps of Engineers' New Risk Reduction Ethos: RUUUUUUNNN!
New USGS land loss map misses the forest for the blades of marsh grass ~Len Bahr, LaCoastPoast~“This is not just a story about land loss, but it’s also about land gain,” said Phil Turnipseed, director of the USGS National Wetlands Research Center in Lafayette.
Sediment Plume in Gulf of Mexico
- Big Dead Zone Ahead? ~SkyTruth
~NASA/MODIS satellite image taken June 2, 2011, showing sediment plume from Atchafalaya River filling coastal bays and nearshore areas along the Louisiana coast, west of the Mississippi Delta. Click pic to enlarge.
Time is here to renew fishing license
Scientists confirm Gulf residents' claims about oil dispersant dangers
~Sue Sturgis, Facing South
US says it will inspect Repsol Cuba offshore rig
MS Republican Gov. Babar now angles for BP fine money on Capital Hill
~Editilla gotta axeth God: What Hath Thous Wrought, Big Man? I mean, after Babar did BP-paid-for commercials about how little their oil crime impacted MS, after spoutulating Repugnican Big Biz Assholery to protect BP... what da trump does Babar have to complain about? What can he possibly expect in return for his own jail-house punkery? Well, what every girlfriend gets on cellblock #9: Mo' Lessons On Jail Etiquette!
~Also~Babar Rejects House GOP’s Disaster Relief Position
~In a rebuke to House GOP leaders, Mississippi Governor Babar told reporters on Friday that Congress should authorize disaster relief funds even if they are not offset with spending cuts.
IG’s report on arrests for petty crime slams city’s arrangement with sheriff
~Matt Davis, The Lens/WVUE
Presenting the NOPD's new $350,000 Drunkmobile BAT-mo-bile ~Gambit
Bills to roll back N.O. education changes defeated in Legislature
UNITY combats homeless problem
The Green Project Hosts Week of Free Building Supplies for New Orleans Community~Humid Beings
NO Fleas Market
New Orleans Most Interesting Market
Christy Lorio: Did you buy a bike yet?
~Hat Tweet @ Editilla the Pun~@GulfCoastRising @msaizan I'm completely taken with these #Nola Images by Matthew D. White http://bit.ly/k0F2x7
The 610 Stompers invite you to their second annual pub crawl
New Orleans Oyster Festival celebrates the Louisiana bivalve~Todd Price
~Also~NOLA Brewing plans to sell cans by the fall
Video: The Man Who Ate New Orleans ~Defend New Orleans
Better Looking Beakfast: Refuel Cafe
~He Said/She Said NOLA
June at Rock'N'Bowl!