Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Oct. 16, 2014

October 16, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

New marsh flood protection at Bayou St. John (Video)
By WWL TV. Oct. 15, 2014.
“Some say it's a way to restore vital marshlands in Louisiana. Others tout the green space it'll provide…” (read more)

Louisiana hopes to get between $1 billion and $4.9 billion in Restore Act oil spill fine…"

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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Oct. 15, 2014

October 15, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

U.S. Treasury clears way for Gulf states, local governments to get first Restore Act money
By Mark Schleifstein, The Times-Picayune. Oct. 14, 2014.
“The U.S. Department of the Treasury on Tuesday (Oct. 14) gave final approval…” (read more)

Gulf Coast chambers right to fight BP's attempt to erode settlement: Editorial
Editorial by The Times-Picayune…."

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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Oct. 14, 2014

October 14, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Bad news might have an up side
Editorial by The Daily Comet. Oct. 14, 2014.
“Yet another study has found that rising seas threaten increasing damage to the Gulf…” (read more)

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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Oct. 13, 2014

October 13, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Voice of the Wetlands Festival closes out with an all-star jam today in Houma
By David Lee Simmons, The Times-Picayune. Oct. 12, 2014.
“On a weekend jam-packed with amazing Louisiana festivals…” (read more)

Following the flow of oil spill fine money
By Kimberly Blair, The Pensacola News Journal. Oct. 12, 2014.
“Now that the…"

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Latest Mississippi River Delta News: Oct. 10, 2014

October 10, 2014 | Posted by Ashley Peters in Latest News

Jefferson Parish officials devise agreement to eliminate wild hogs damaging levees (+video)
By Casey Ferrand, WDSU (New Orleans, La.). Oct. 9, 2014.
“An overpopulation of feral hogs are wreaking havoc on the levee system in Jefferson Parish…” (read more)

St. Bernard meets requirements for some Clean Water Act oil spill penalty…"

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