Atchafalaya Basinkeeper in the Media

2017

"LA Black Bear Delisting Lawsuit Slows the Process" The Daily Iberian November 2017

"Bayou Bridge Pipeline Opponents File to Intervene in Hearing for Private Security Firm in Louisiana" Desmog November 2017 

"Students Mobilize in Response to Proposed Bayou Bride Pipeline" Tulane Hullabaloo November 2017

"'Big Charity" Director to Unveil Films on Bayou Bridge Pipeline"' Nola.com September 2017

"Basin's Waterflow Brought up at a Meeting" The Daily Iberian September 2017

"St. James Residents Oppose Proposed Pipeline" The Louisiana Weekly August 2017 

"Residents of 'Cancer Alley' Call Pipeline a Final Insult" Courthouse News June 2017

"Part of Our Punishment" The Daily Corinthian June 2017 

"Bayou Bridge Pipeline Challenged in Lawsuit" Nola.com June 2017

"St. James Residents, Environmental Groups Sue Over Bayou Bridge Pipeline" KATC 3 June 2017

"After DAPL, Pipeline Fight Moves to Louisiana" Eco Watch May 2017 

"Swamp Tale: Dan Collins Suit Speaks to Larger Issues About Conflict and Controversy in the Basin" Baton Rouge Business Report March 2017

"Former Senator Mary Landrieu: Bayou Bridge Pipeline Warrants Approval" The Advocate February 2017

"Proposed Pipeline Highlights Legacy of Problems in Atchafalaya Basin" The Advocate February 2017

"With Bayou Bridge Pipeline, Louisiana Again Weighs Oil, Environment" Nola.com February 2017 

"Bayou Bridge Pipeline Protests Heat Up in Louisiana" Inside Sources February 2017

"Basinkeeper Releases Policy Statement on Bayou Bridge Pipeline" The Independent January 2017

"No More Pipelines, Environmetal Group Says, Citing 114 Accidents" Nola.com January 2017

"Pipeline Hearing Attracts Crowd Concerned About Atchafalaya" The Advocate January 2017

"Henderson Officials Offering Some Support, With Reservations on Proposed Bayu Bridge Pipeline" The Advocate January 2017 

2015-2016

 

"Louisiana Environmentalists Mounting Fight Against Proposed Pipeline Through Atchafalaya Basin" The Advocate December 2016

"Controversial Dakota Access Pipeline May Reach Acadiana" KATC.com December 2016 

"Environmentalist Bring Fight Agaisnt Oil and Gas Pipelines to the Atchafalaya Basin" The Hayride December 2016 

"Drax Commits to Protecting Wetlands, Atchafalaya Basin" The News Star October 2016

"Environmental Concerns and Anger Grow in Month After Thousand Year Flood Srikes Louisiana" The Energy Collective September 2016

"Shippers Say Mississippi River Sediment Again Costing Them Millions" Nola.com April 2016

"3 Amazing Things About the Atchafalaya Basin" Daily Advertiser April 2016 

"Jury Awards Whistleblower $750k" The Advocate January 2016

"Proposed South LA Pipeline Linked to Dakota Pipeline" Daily Advertiser January 2016

"Process to Remove Louisiana Black Bear from Endangered Species List Takes Another Step Thursday" The Advocate July 2015

"How America's Biggest Swamp Could Become Fracking Wasteland" Aljazeera America May 2015

 

2013-2014

 

 "Heart of Louisiana: Atchafalaya Basinkeeper" Fox 8 News May 2014

"Louisiana Forests Being Sacrificed to Fuel Europe's Biomass Boom" Aljazeera America January 2014  

 

2011-2012

 

"How Industries Logged the Atchafalaya Basin Out, and How to Log Back In" Bridge the Gulf: 28 Stones August 2012

"Atchafalaya Basin logging dispute" KFLY Eyewitness News (Lafayette). August 2012

"Atchafalaya Basinkeeper helped by young members of the Kennedy clan" Teche News (St. Martinville). August 2012

"Atchafalaya Basin fly over" KLFY Eyewitness News (Lafayette). August 2012

"Basinkeeper puts Bayou Jack on Notice" The Independent (Lafayette). August 2012

"Enviro coalition critical of Corps' Basin plan" The Independent (Lafayette). July 2012

"Poo Yie! 7-03-12" The Independent (Lafayette). July 2012

"Atchafalaya Basin supporters fighting to preserve ecosystem, promote ecotourism" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). July 2012

"School Board cancels swamp lease" KLFY Eyewitness News (Lafayette). June 2012

"Groups sue over Basin project" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). June 2012

"The Basinkeeper calls for backup" Teche News (St. Martinville). June 2012

"Basinkeeper and others suing School Board over sale of native cypress forest" Teche News (St. Martinville). May 2012

"Atchafalaya Baisnkeeper and friends file suit" The Independent (Lafayette). May 2012

"Board may reconsider Basin logging contract" Teche News (St. Martinville). April 2012

"Environmental organization to sue over illegal roads" WRKF Public Radio (Baton Rouge). March 2012

"Cypress swamp threatened by School Board's action" Teche News (St. Martinville). March 2012

"Judge postpones Atchafalaya Basin ruling" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). March 2012

"Derrame Silencioso Fluye Por El Golfo De Mexico""Derrame Silencioso Fluye Por El Golfo De Mexico" Proceso.com.mx February 2012

"Groups to sue over construction" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). February 2012

"Fight for the Atchafalaya Basin centers on sloppy permitting" Teche News (St. Martinville). November 2011

"Activists threaten lawsuit over hunting club road in the Atchafalaya Basin" Teche News (At. Martinville). November 2011

"The Basinkeeper" by George Morris. The Advocate (Baton Rouge). July 31, 2011

"Louisiana Man Fighting to Protect Basin" by Kelsey Scram. NBC News 33 (Baton Rouge). July 8, 2011

"Basinkeeper National Hero" by Ken Grissom. Teche News (St. Martinville, LA). June 22, 2011

 

2009-2010



"Louisiana's Great Wet Hope" by Barry Yeoman. Dec. 17th, 2010

Atchafalaya Autumn II by Greg Guirard, published November 2010

The Basinkeeper and the Band, Film by Drake Records with Trees on Fire and Basinkeeper, 2010

SoLA: Louisiana Water Stories, Film by Jon Bowermaster, 2010

"Plight of Basin Spotlighted" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). January 2010

"Our Atchafalaya: A Basin Kind of Life" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). July 2009

"Our Atchafalaya: Bred on the Basin" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). July 2009

"Keeping the Basin: Dean Wilson Strives to Protect Atchafalaya's Natural Wonder" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). July 2009

 

2007-2008



"Last Stand in the Bayou" People Dec. 8, 2008

"Louisiana cypress mulch industry devastates old-growth forests" Mongabay.com Nov. 5, 2008

"Paradise Lost" The Greater Baton Rouge Business Report Oct. 7, 2008

"How (Not) to Prevent the Next Hurricane Katrina" Treehugger.com Apr. 4, 2008

"Mulch Madness" The Independent Weekly Apr. 2, 2008

"Louisiana's Mulch Madness" Mother Jones Mar./ Apr. 2008

"Digging for truth" Daily Advertiser (Lafayette). March 2008

"Logging Off" BusinessReport.com Sept. 10, 2007

"The Mulching of Louisiana" Tulane Environmental Law News Fall 2007

"The Unkindest Cut" Gambit Weekly Aug. 14, 2007

 
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