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Four years after Macondo, offshore Arctic beckons, speakers warn
Monday, April 21, 2014
Oil & Gas Journal
 
Why Mississippi Floods Were Expected
Friday, May 13, 2011
Nature
 
 

 
Investigators Urge Larger Federal Risk-Reduction Role
Monday, September 15, 2008
Engineering News-Record
After reviewing 50 years of decision making on levee and flood wall construction in the New Orleans area before Hurricane Katrina, RFF water resources planning expert Leonard Shabman concludes that policymakers never intended to make risk versus cost tradeoffs: "In every instance as their choices were made, there is never any evidence that they thought, 'I am going to accept increased risk to save money."
 
Gaps in Aging Levees Leave DC Landmarks Exposed
Friday, July 25, 2008
Associated Press
Leonard Shabman comments on the failure to ensure maintenance and repair of DC levees.
 
  
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