SEJournal Winter 2005, Vol. 15 No. 3

February 15, 2005
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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Features

Cover: Hurricane Katrina Jolts Journalism-and New Orleans
 By ROBERT A. THOMAS

Inside Story: 'Carbon Black' Report Shows  Impact On Native Americans
 By MIKE DUNNE

Lake Charles Newspaper Staff Persists Against Rita's Fury
 By JEREMY HARPER

Troubling Predictions Come True For Reporter And Friends
 By KATINA GAUDET

The Devastation Ran Clear Down to Plaquemines
 By AMY WOLD

Species-Protection Law Overhaul Sits In Senate
 By ALLISON A. FREEMAN

Top-Notch Panel Named For $75,000 Grantham Prize
 By MICHAEL MANSUR

 

 

Columns

President's Report: Journalism's Struggle Offers Big Challenges For SEJ
 By PERRY BEEMAN

Viewpoint: Not A Single Armadillo Was Killed
 By DAVID HELVARG

SEJ News

SEJ Awards 2005

Media on the Move
 By ELIZABETH MCCARTHY

Bill Moyers In Austin: Covering Penguins And The Politics Of Denial
 By BILL MOYERS

 

 

Science Survey: Acid Oceans: A New Twist To Report When Covering Climate Change

 By CHERLY HOGUE

Reporter's Toolbox: What's in the Air?  Conducting Your Own Air-Pollutants Study

 by Dina Cappiello

Online Bits & Bytes: Using TRI, Please!

 By KEN WARD JR.

The Beat:  Checking Tavern Air (It's Bad) And More Pollution Stories

 By MIKE DUNNE

The Book Shelf

" The Grail Bird: Hot on the Trail of the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker"

By Tim Gallagher
Houghton Mifflin Company. $25

REVIEWED  By CHRISTINE HEINRICHS

"Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash"

By Elizabeth Royte
Little, Brown and company, $24.95

REVIEWED By MICHELLE J. LEE

" A Spiritual Field Guide: Meditations for the Outdoors"

By Bernard Brady and Mark Neuzil
Brazos Press, $12.99

REVIEWED By CHRISTINE HEINRICHS

"The Republican War on Science"

By  Chris Mooney
Basic Book, $24.95

REVIEWED By STUART LEAVENWORTH