Why Louisiana? Well, there are few (if any) other places in North America in which sedimentary geology is more profoundly felt as part of daily life. As I’ve recounted elsewhere on this blog (here and here), southern Louisiana was built up entirely from about 8,000 years of sediments deposited by the Mississippi River. — Porous Places
Following the conclusion of DredgeFest Louisiana Adam Mandelman reviews the time he spent in the company of what he affectionately calls "sediment nerds".
Meanwhile, over at the NOLA Defender, Christopher Staudinger penned a dispatch reviewing the tour portion of Dredgefest, for the Afternoon Diversions column.