Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Jan. 2, 2014

01.02.2014 | In Latest News, Uncategorized

Coastal plan targets Southwest La. Projects
By Richard Burgess, The Advocate. Jan. 1, 2014.
“A federal report on coastal protection and restoration in southwest Louisiana calls for $1.7 billion in projects, a plan that state officials say is an encouraging start but far short of what is needed…” (read more)

BP has honored its commitment, spokesman says: Letter
Letter to the Editor, The Times Picayune. Jan. 1, 2014.
“Re: “BP should dial back the attacks,” Opinions, Dec.20. Your recent editorial ignores the facts that dem­onstrate BP’s commitment to helping the Gulf Coast recover. It’s also built on a false premise…” (read more)