Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Mayor Landrieu: N.O. better protected --but not enough ~WWL

What metro New Orleans' 100-year protection from hurricanes means
~John Barry

From Across the Web :: Hurricane Season 2011
~Humid Beings

Hurricane season blows in 93L for Central Florida ~Wunderblog
~The Atlantic hurricane season is officially underway, and Mother Nature appears to be taking her cue from the calendar, as we have a surprise storm off the coast of Florida that is a threat to develop into a tropical depression later this week, after it crosses Florida into the Gulf of Mexico.

Early hurricane could be extra trouble for Louisiana, governor cautions
~Mike Hasten, The Town Talk

Louisiana Ham Radio Network

High water adds stress to hurricane season
~At right: Interactive Wind Speed and Elevation Map from the LSU AgCenter

Flooding, drought and pending gulf storms. What’s next, coastal locusts? ~LaCoastPost

Why predicting this hurricane season could be tough

Corps: 'More water is coming’
~Amid concerns of a “man-made disaster,” MO Congressman Sam Graves is asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to reconsider the release of record amounts of water from upstream dams this month.

Today's video goes out to our friends in the Atchafalaya. Thanks Yous All.

Revised "Sound Ordinance" posted for public review via Councilmember Kristin Gisleson Palmer's Web Page
~Hat Tweet @lunanola

Maybe GOP should return St. Pierre’s tainted donations
~Mark Moseley, The Lens

Zulu's election of its 2012 king is contested by second-place finisher

Typical Hump Day Slabbed

Insult of the day!

What Is The Louisiana Family Forum? ~CenLamar

Feinberg: GCCF claims process winding down ~Disenfranchised Citizen

Anadarko Liable Under Federal Law for Gulf Oil Spill, U.S. Lawyers Say ~Bloomberg

Sea turtle deaths prompt four conservation groups to threaten lawsuit

Drought leads to statewide burn ban

Drink Deck New Orleans!

~Hat Tweet @~Love avocado! YUM RT : [new post] Avocado Ice Cream - creamy, nutty, and green!

To be or not to be…on the Algiers Ferry
~He Said, She Said NOLA

Winesday ~Blackened Out

~Video: Chef Rick Tramanto creates crab and corn bisque from New Orleans restaurant

Alex Woodward on the New Orleans locavore movement and "Eat Local Month" ~Gambit

Chart and Soul: How Basin St. Records Landed 3 Albums Near the Top of the Billboard Jazz Charts

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