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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Drawing Louisiana's new map : addressing land loss in coastal Louisiana /
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 66273119
ISBN 0309100542; 9780309100540; 0309655382; 9780309655385
Subjects Wetland restoration--Louisiana. ; Coastal zone management--Louisiana. ; Coast changes--Louisiana. ; Endangered ecosystems--Louisiana. ; Restoration ecology--Louisiana. ; Natural Disasters. ; Disaster Planning. ; Environment. ; Natural Disasters--Louisiana ; Disaster Planning--Louisiana ; Environment--Louisiana
Internet Access
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http://www.nap.edu/catalog/11476.html
National Academies Press http://bibpurl.oclc.org/web/18382
National Academies Press http://books.nap.edu/catalog/11476.html
http://darwin.nap.edu/books/0309100542/html/
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
EKCM  QH76.5.L8D73 2006 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 03/23/2007
ELBM  QH76.5.L8D73 2006 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/16/2016
Collation xiii, 190 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-184).
Contents Notes
1. Introduction -- History and causes of land loss in Louisiana -- History of coastal protection in Louisiana -- LCA study -- Origin and scope of the current study -- 2. The historic and existing Louisiana coastal systems -- The modern, anthropogenically modified river and delta -- The future Louisiana coastal system -- 3. Conflicts and limitations to achieving goals -- Land loss patterns and proposed sediment distribution -- Stakeholders with conflicting interests -- Increasing the success of the LCA study's implementation -- 4. Plans and efforts at restoring coastal Louisiana -- Coastal Wetlands Planning, Protection, and Restoration Act -- Coast 2050 -- Reconnaissance-level report -- Draft LCA comprehensive study -- LCA study -- Implementation of the LCA study : organization, duration, and funding -- Relationship of Coast 2050 and the LCA study to CWPPRA projects and experiences -- Improving ongoing restoration efforts.