Shrimping Future

New Orleans' shrimping industry was hard hit by Hurricane Katrina. LOE talks with one man who's trying to save what's left of Louisiana's shrimp culture.

Rebuilding the Gulf Coast

Washington considers bills to aid Louisiana recovery. Critics say the proposed coastal restoration funding is inadequate and fear environmental laws may be waived during recovery efforts.

Louisiana Storm Protection: Past, Present and Future

As the Gulf Coast braces for another hurricane season, an army of scientists, engineers and storm forecasters are racing to fix the levees that failed Louisiana. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently took responsibility for the largest civil engineeri