The quarterly progress report for the first quarter is now available to download online. (PDF 5.4 MB)
The Army Corps of Engineers will discuss its plans to armor lakefront earthen levees with a combination of fabric mat and Bermuda grass at a June 2 public meeting at the Lake Vista Community Center in New Orleans.
The ground is eroding under the feet of southern Louisiana’s indigenous people. These rural residents are dealing with the local consequences of a global problem. They may be the first to be displaced, but they won’t be the last.
The Coastal Louisiana Levee Consortium published its first report last week to provide information on building levees and related policies.
(Washington, D.C.—May 21, 2015) Today, the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations included critical funding for the Louisiana Coastal Area (LCA) Program in its Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill. The legislation comes after a request…