Learn about how the Mississippi River Delta interacts with swimming animals and nutrients as well as how hurricanes influence hypoxia through our interactive graphic.
“Protect Our Coast. Protect Their Future.” Commercial Shows What’s at Stake for Future Generations of America
Every 100 minutes, a football field of land disappears into the Gulf of Mexico. To highlight this national land loss crisis, Restore the Mississippi River Delta will release a commercial during the Big Game on Feb. 3 that urges viewers across the United States to take necessary action
Though I am broadly interested in coastal preservation, I knew nothing about the purpose of diversions. This tour taught me that projects like the Caernarvon Freshwater Diversion provide the benefits of building new wetlands and creating a barrier against hurricanes.
You might not know it, but the New Orleans East Landbridge is on track to largely disappear over the next 50 years. Losing the landbridge will have a major impact on people and wildlife in the Greater New Orleans area.