Latest Mississippi River Delta News: May 20, 2014
How beach microbes responded to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
By Dan Krotz, Phys.org. May 20, 2014.
“In June, 2010, two months after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Regina Lamendella collected samples along a hard-hit beach near Grand Isle, Louisiana…” (read more)
State Responds After Coastal Restoration Projects Feared to Kill Oysters (+video)
By Vanessa Bolano, WGNO. May 19, 2014.
“As for the oysters, “We’re concerned too, but of greater concern is completely losing the coast. The reality is if we continue to lose our coast …” (read more)