Dog droppings biodegrade within days; the poop scoopers' plastic bags will sit in landfills for centuries.
Federal court ruling sharply reduces the determination of the amount of oil spilled.
Fishing community says the huge infusions of fresh water will drive away their livelihood.
State Supreme Court action may delay federal ruling on law that seeks to kill flood-authority suit.
The state hopes to save its rapidly disappearing coast with a 50-year, $50 billion plan based on science that’s never been tested and money it doesn’t have. What could go wrong?
Voters rejected a 67 percent increase in a tax that funds flood protection.
Voters considering a Dec. 6 question to raise property tax that pays for levee operation and maintenance.
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The local flood protection authority is trying to determine whether it should let the Army Corps of Engineers add a protective layer to levees that may have been built too low. If the work happens and then the levees have to be raised, it would waste a lot of money — but the protective layer would add protection right away.