John Snell

John Snell

Recent Articles by John

  The world’s shark populations are dwindling rapidly

  $130 million project aims to save Louisiana’s Maurepas Swamp

Louisiana officials complain National Parks bill ‘siphons money’ from Louisiana coast

  Recently restored Queen Bess Island remains intact following Tropical Storm Cristobal

  Grand Isle struggles to repair its damaged “burrito” levee

Truckers feel more appreciated amid new challenges on America’s roadways

10 years after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a look back at lost islands

  Louisiana expects to build more coastline in 2020 than it loses

  Coastal activists and scientists point to new land resulting from this year’s high Mississippi River

The French Quarter makes TripAdvisor’s list of the world’s most popular attractions

  Sediment piled high in the Bonnet Carre Spillway after an unprecedented year

The Saints on New Orleans TV rate as America’s top hit show

Portions of Lake Pontchartrain turn green as algae bloom

  A high stakes water fight waging over Louisiana’s most expensive coastal projects

Millions of dump trucks worth of river sand build new land along Louisiana coast

Fishermen pull up dead and dying oysters in areas affected by the Bonnet Carre Spillway opening

  Voices in Mississippi complain about being on the receiving end of Louisiana flood waters

The Bonnet Carre Spillway sets a record for the most days operating in a single year

  Juvenile bald eagle released in Metairie neighborhood where it hatched

Dolphin deaths in the Mississippi Sound this year now number 80

  The Army Corps plans to begin closing Bonnet Carre Spillway Tuesday

A little late this year, the Smoky Mountains are about to light up in fall color

The most powerful hurricane ever recorded in Louisiana had no name