The Mississippi River Gulf Outlet : a study of bank stabiliztion [sic
Corporate Authors:Coastal Environments, Inc ; St. Bernard Parish Police Jury ; United States, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, ; ... More ▼
Banks (Oceanography)/Louisiana/Saint Bernard Parish
Canals//Environmental Conditions/Management/Louisiana/Saint Bernard Parish
Channelization/Environmental Aspects/Mississippi River
Dredging/Environmental Aspects/Louisiana/Saint Bernard Parish
Environmental Conditions/Management/Mississippi River-Gulf Outlet Canal (La.)
Wetland Conservation/Louisiana/Saint Bernard Parish
Funding:Funding: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; grant number: NA-83-AA-D-CZ025;
Funding: State of Louisiana, Department of Natural Resources, Coastal Management Section; contract number: 21920-84-03;
Funding: St. Bernard Parish Police Jury.;
Description:Introduction -- Physical setting -- MRGO history -- Land loss along the MRGO shoreline -- Shoreline protection measures -- Conclusions and recommendations -- References.
"As a comprehensive environmental study, this report is interdisciplinary in its approach. It covers a full range of factors influencing the region and incorporates such diverse subjects as geology, soils, hydrology, vegetation, dredging, vessel traffic, and ship waves. Further, the suggested shoreline protection measures proposed include all facets of the problem. Engineers, planners, and politicians alike will find value in this document when they forge ahead to implement solutions."--Page [1-1].
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