John Snell

John Snell


Recent Articles by John

  The Audubon Aquarium details safety rules on the eve of reopening

The falling Mississippi River allows the Army Corps to close out its “flood fight”

  Recently restored Queen Bess Island remains intact following Tropical Storm Cristobal

  Grand Isle struggles to repair its damaged “burrito” levee

  Saharan dust may produce spectacular sunrises and sunsets while suppressing hurricane development

  FOX’s new prime time “Ultimate Tag” features a New Orleans couple

  Audubon and other large zoos and aquariums plead for financial help

  South Lafourche High School competes for $50,000 in a nationwide shoe design contest

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

  Projecting $21 million in lost revenue, the Audubon Nature Institute cuts staff

The Bonnet Carre Spillway could close by the end of the week

  BP oil disaster penalties and settlements fund billions of dollars in Louisiana coastal projects

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

  A population explosion is about to come to Louisiana’s Queen Bess

  Pet owners who contract COVID-19 are urged to isolate from their pets

  The Bonnet Carre Spillway opens for the third year in a row

  Some businesses already affected by COVID-19 dread the Bonnet Carre Spillway opening

  A look inside the Audubon Zoo, devoid of visitors during coronavirus shutdown

  Former CDC microbiologist reflects on the challenges of fighting Covid-19

The Audubon Aquarium names its new penguin chick “Zion”

  New life comes to a Louisiana island

  Louisiana expects to build more coastline in 2020 than it loses

  State of Louisiana touts coastal restoration projects to take pressure off the Bonnet Carre Spillway

  Fine money from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill pays to restore a Louisiana island

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

  Nearly 30 years after its passage, the Breaux Act pumps millions into Louisiana coastal projects

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

  Land Builders: Giant dredges create new delta near the mouth of the Mississippi

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

  City Park CEO to step down after 19 years