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Securing Water for a Secure Future
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Center for a Better Life
 
 
 
The Future of Fresh Water
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
C-Span
 
Time to tally BP oil spill's toll on wildlife, habitat
Thursday, October 21, 2010
USA Today
 
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.
 
Costs and Risks are Escalating
Monday, June 30, 2008
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Carolyn Kousky writes about the increasing risk of floods that damage property and take lives in the Midwest.
 
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