Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Dec. 5, 2014
Studies try to place a value on La’s coast
By Xerxes Wilson, Houma Courier. Dec. 4, 2014.
“The ability to combine scientific data with social and economic data will allow for a greater understanding about how communities along the coast have been so resilient…..” (read more )
Climate change: Protect the world’s deltas
By Liviu Giosan, James Syvitski, Stefan Constantinescu, Nature. Dec. 3, 2014.
“Starved of sediment and fragmented by economic development, the Mississippi delta downstream is shrinking by thousands of hectares per year…” (read more )