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Our Views: The studies of water
Water shortages are more the rule elsewhere, including in Texas and in California, giant states that face challenges supplying water for growing cities, not to mention the needs of agriculture and industry.
Science, Industry and Business
'Just Right' Plant Growth May Make River Deltas Resilient
Research by Indiana University geologists suggests that an intermediate amount of vegetation -- not too little and not too much -- is most effective at stabilizing freshwater river deltas.
Bouquets of the weekBouquets of the weekFlying Tiger Aviation, Best...
Bouquets of the week Flying Tiger Aviation, Best of the Delta among highlights of community good news Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1nxH97Q Flying Tiger Aviation, one of two major agricultural flying schools in the U.S., is expanding in Bastrop, where the company will create 21 new jobs.
State to reopen some waters after Gulf oil spill
State wildlife and fisheries regulators say they're reopening certain state inshore and Gulf of Mexico waters to commercial and recreational fishing that have been closed since the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.
Common Core suit against Jindal grows
Louisiana's state school board on Tuesday jumped into a lawsuit that accuses Gov. Bobby Jindal of illegally meddling in education policy with his efforts to block Common Core education standards.