Flooding in Acadiana
March 22, 2017 02:40 PM Green alliance offers advice to LCG on water contamination Local environmentalists have sent a letter to local leaders this week describing how to preserve Lafayette’s drinking water BY WYNCE NOLLEY [Read More]
Louisiana environmentalists mounting fight against proposed pipeline through Atchafalaya Basin BY RICHARD BURGESS | RBURGESS@THEADVOCATE.COM DEC 26, 2016 – 2:06 PM Environmental groups in Louisiana are gearing up to fight a proposed 162-mile oil pipeline [Read More]
Atchafalaya Basin Wilderness Bike Trail Gravel grinding with unfettered skies and a sometimes bumpy ride BY CATHERINE SCHOEFFLER COMEAUX SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 PHOTO BY JASON COHEN In 2014, the fifty-five-mile section of the levee-top road [Read More]
Mr. Schoeffler explains issues such as protecting coastal regions, local hydrology, and I-49.
Proposed toll road loop around Lafayette ‘back on front burner’ RICHARD BURGESS| RBURGESS@THEADVOCATE.COM June 25, 2016; 4:50 p.m. 1 Comments The Lafayette Metropolitan Expressway Commission is preparing to refocus on one of the more ambitious [Read More]