Latest Mississippi River Delta News: April 9, 2014

April 9, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Wildlife in Gulf of Mexico still suffering four years after BP oil spill: report
By Suzanne Goldenberg, The Guardian. April 9, 2014.
“The BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico caused dangerous after-effects to more than a dozen different animals…” (read more)

Four years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, wildlife still struggling
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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: April 8, 2014

April 8, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Health of Gulf species suggests problems, raises questions almost four years after BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, report says
By Benjamin Alexander-Bloch, The Times-Picayune. April 8, 2014.
“The health of bottlenose dolphins, predators at the top of the food chain in the Gulf of Mexico…” (read more)

Diversions are part of the plan
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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: April 7, 2014

April 7, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Lafourche barrier island project receives $145 million from oil spill fines
By Keith Magill, The Houma Courier.
“About $145 million in fines from the 2010 Gulf oil spill will pay for a project that will restore barrier island beaches…” (read more)

Money an issue as Comite project drags on for decades
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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: April 4, 2014

April 4, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

National Fish & Wildlife Foundation approves $144.5 million for Caminada beach restoration
By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune. April 3, 2014.
“The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation announced Thursday (April 3) that it has approved another $144.5 million…” (read more)

Caminada Headland project gets $144.5 million for second phase
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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: April 3, 2014

April 3, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Ted Turner: Time to finally protect wetlands, streams
Opinion by Ted Turner, CNN. April 2, 2014.
“…Clean, healthy waters are also the engines behind a strong outdoor recreation economy. Nationally, hunters and anglers spent $90 billion in 2011 and wildlife watchers spent an additional $55 billion,…” (read more)

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