[Marxism] Chickens Comng Home to Roost

Pieinsky pieinsky at igc.org
Tue Aug 30 05:49:12 MDT 2005


Shrinking La. Coastline Contributes To Flooding
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/08/29/AR2005082901875.html
By Juliet Eilperin
Washington Post Staff Writer
Tuesday, August 30, 2005; Page A07

Two months ago, Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) told an audience of congressional 
staffers and scientific experts the federal government needs to spend 
billions of dollars over the next two decades to restore her state's 
wetlands. She warned that intentional rerouting of the Mississippi River 
over the past century, coupled with rising sea levels due to climate change, 
had eroded Louisiana's natural buffer against massive storms. 






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