Tierra Foundation worked with NPR’s Peter O’Dowd to develop a several week series on Louisiana. O’Dowd is the Assistant Managing Editor for Here & Now, a two hour show on NPR that reflects the fluid world of news with… Continue reading
Did New Orleans Just Create a Season For Business and Entrepreneurship?
Tim Williamson, CEO of The Idea Village in New Orleans, can make anything – even the most unbelievable of things – sound exciting. He’s… Continue reading
Strategies: Entrepreneurs preventing the next Katrina
Rhonda Abrams, Special for USA TODAY
When people envision entrepreneurs working to save the world, it’s not likely they picture someone like Sarah Mack, Ph.D. A fast-talking farm-raised gal who fishes and… Continue reading
Dropping mangrove seedlings from the air onto salt marshes in southeast Louisiana has the potential to reduce wetlands loss more cheaply and effectively than other coastal restoration techniques currently in use, say proponents of the idea.
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NEW ORLEANS (Wednesday, August 26, 2015) – Today, Matt Wisdom, Co-founder of TurboSquid.com and The Idea Village, along with the nonprofit organizations driving New Orleans’ entrepreneurial ecosystem, unveiled the inaugural members of the NOLA100. The NOLA100 is a group of… Continue reading
Taking to the sky and pelting deteriorating wetlands with mangrove seeds has proven to be a quicker and cheaper way to get the plants established than the traditional method of taking long boat trips and planting by hand.
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