Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Nov.18, 2014

11.18.2014 | In Latest News, Uncategorized

NFWF Announces $13.2 million in Support of Louisiana’s Coastal Master Plan
Washington D.C, Nov. 17, 2014.
“The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced $13.2 million in funding to support critical monitoring and other related activities to benefit priority barrier islands and river diversion projects in Louisiana….” (read more )
Louisiana gets $13.2 million from National Fish & Wildlife Foundation
By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune. Nov. 17, 2014.
“The new grant will allow the state to analyze and optimize river diversion effectiveness as projects are developed and begin operation, and will help evaluate the effectiveness of barrier island restoration efforts…” (read more )