Delta Dispatches

News on efforts to restore America's largest delta

Featured Story

I was kicking up mud as we skimmed over a newly created mudflat just downstream from the West Bay Diversion. New land with vibrant flora and fauna spread in every direction, a product of diverting sediment-laden river water and strategically depositing dredged material from navigation channels of the Mississippi River. My two passengers with the Plaquemines Association of Business and Industry (PABI), Bobby Thomas and Mike Van Haverbeke, were pleasantly surprised at industrial development and coastal stewardship colliding to create …

View Older Posts