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Master Plan Receives Unanimous Approval
July 3, 2012

On May 22, 2012, the Louisiana Legislature unanimously approved the 2012 Coastal Master Plan. As the final plan worked its way through committee hearings and both the State Senate and House of Representatives, the Master Plan received unanimous approval from the Senate Natural Resources Committee, the Senate Transportation, Highways & Public Works Committee, the Louisiana State […]

Final 2012 Coastal Master Plan Released
March 21, 2012

On March 21, 2012 the CPRA unanimously approved the 2012 Coastal Master Plan for submission to the Louisiana Legislature and on May 22, 2012 the Louisiana Legislature unanimously approved the 2012 Coastal Master Plan. To view a PDF copy of the plan, please CLICK HERE (warning, large file size).  To access a list and map of projects […]

Over 2,000 comments received on the DRAFT Master Plan
February 27, 2012

We received over 2,000 comments on the DRAFT 2012 Coastal Master Plan.  The plan was released to the public for review on January 12, 2012 and public meetings were held in late January.  Individuals were able to provide public comments by speaking at one of the public meetings or submitting via the website, e-mail, or […]

Master Plan Modeling Seminar Series
January 19, 2012

The Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority modeling team would like to share with you the work that has been done in support of the 2012 Coastal Master Plan. If you were unable to attend one of the four seminars that were given between January and March, please CLICK HERE to see the videos of the presentations given at […]

2012 Coastal Master Plan is “In the News”
January 17, 2012

With the release of the DRAFT 2012 Coastal Master Plan, many news outlets across Louisiana and the United States have joined the conversation about the release, planning, and public review efforts of the Draft Master Plan. For more information and to view some of these recent articles, please CLICK HERE.

Science and Engineering Board Video Posted
January 16, 2012

As a part of the 2012 Coastal Master Plan effort effort, we assembled a Science and Engineering Board (SEB) to provide independent review of plan elements and recommend ways that we can improve our work.  Our Science and Engineering Board is made up of experts with national and international experience in the technical disciplines found […]

Explore Our New Stakeholder Testimonials Page
January 10, 2012

The extensive analysis that underlies Louisiana’s 2012 Coastal Master Plan confirmed what those in south Louisiana already know: our coast and its people are in the midst of a catastrophe that requires immediate and large scale action. Our analysis revealed good news too: we have tools that can combat this disaster. Given all that is […]