U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works
U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works
Hearing Statements
Date:   08/26/2005
 
Full Committee Field Hearing
Field Hearing to Examine Coastal Erosion Causes, Effects and Solutions in Louisiana

COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS
FULL COMMITTIEE FIELD HEARING
Friday, August 26, 2005
10:00AM
University of New Orleans (UNO) Research and Technology Park
Lindy Boggs Conference Center, New Orleans, LA

Witnesses:

Senator Mary Landrieu
United States Senator
Louisiana

Major General Don T. Riley
Director of Civil Works
US Army Corps of Engineers

Scott Angelle
Secretary
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources

Honorable Walter J. Boasso
Senator, Louisiana State Legislature
Senate District 1, St. Bernard and Plaquemines Parishes

Charlotte Randolph
President
Lafourche Parish

Jerome Zeringue
Executive Director
Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District

Alexis Duval
Chairwoman of the Board
Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Shea Penland
Director and Professor, Pontchartrain Institute of Environmental Sciences, UNO
Chairman, Department of Geology and Geophysics University of New Orleans

Randy Lanctot
Executive Director
Louisiana Wildlife Federation
Barataria-Terrebonne

Roy Francis
Executive Director
LA 1 Coalition