Deepening the river for shipping has long been acknowledged as increasing the threat of saltwater intrusion. Other factors ...
In more normal times, the mighty river’s flow is strong ... On the list of reasons saltwater intrusion is worrisome along the ...
NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Efforts are being made to slow down the saltwater wedge making its way up the Mississippi River, but it seems at this point that it’s inevitable that the intrusion will ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Authorities in St. Paul say a man suffered injuries Tuesday after he fell from a cliff into the Mississippi River. Deputies with the Ramsey County Water Patrol Unit responded ...
Bouy in the Mississippi River new Plaquemines Parish before the summer of drought The reason saltwater intrusion is so acute in Louisiana is because the state is at high risk due to a number of ...
A Minnesota Boat Club eight-man scull plies the waters of the Mississippi River on a training row in St. Paul early Aug. 19, 2009. (John Doman / Pioneer Press) Wondering how long the Mississippi ...
John Bel Edwards to declare seawater intrusion of the Mississippi River as a Federally Declared ... Some taxpayers impacted by the saltwater intrusion may receive a late filing or payment notice.
Bridges that span the Mississippi River in western Wisconsin and southeast Minnesota are sturdy enough to withstand a barge collision, according to an engineer from the Wisconsin Department of ...
Southern Louisiana’s historic drought also caused a second year of saltwater intrusion, threatening drinking water. As salt water from the Gulf of Mexico crept up the Mississippi River ...
A local community is set to receive over $16 million in federal funding toward the restoration of hundreds of Mississippi River flood plain acres. That area compasses wetlands and riparian forest ...
The more than 2,300-mile Mississippi River invites travelers to discover its multifaceted heritage, with a vast range of deeply rooted culture, music and history. A cruise is a fantastic way to ...