Latest Mississippi River Delta News: May 11, 2015

05.11.2015 | In Latest News, Uncategorized

Bill would inject a $10 million into coastal restoration
By Antwan Harris, WWLTV. May 10, 2015
“A subcommittee on water and energy included the funds for the 2016 fiscal year after much debate in Washington. The money will be used to restore the coast using dredging material and would add about 3 miles of wetlands every year over the next 50 years. Overall the plan would add about 900 new miles of land with better protection while pushing the erosion elsewhere.” (Read More)