Closing the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet (MRGO): Environmental and Economic Considerations

Rex Caffey, LeBlanc, Brian D.  |  1/18/2005 12:47:32 AM

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This document provides a synoptic overview of this 40-year-old navigation channel from project inception through modern day. Economic and environmental impacts related to the MRGO are documented for St. Bernard Parish and potential restoration scenarios are described. Additional information is provided on the time and financial resources required to fully address the environmental degradation caused by the MRGO.
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