Deepening the river for shipping has long been acknowledged as increasing the threat of saltwater intrusion. Other factors ...
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 ...
Model of the lower Mississippi ... River that has separated the river from nutrients and sediment in some portions for three centuries. Still, a staggering bulk of the loss has been over the past 100 ...
Adam Andrews of Cottage Grove leads his brother’s dogs, Greg, front, and Kevin, rear, down the beach at Meeker Island Dog Park along the Mississippi River on Saturday, September 9, 2017.
Mississippi River bridges that were built in the time frame or earlier than the recently collapsed Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore should be evaluated for their vulnerability to a vessel ...
Rep. Robert Johnson of Natchez, the House Democratic leader, said a Jackson gambling site would hurt casinos along the Mississippi River, including in his hometown. "The coast may survive it ...
The 2nd district stretches along the Mississippi River on the western side of the state, through the flatlands of the Delta and into the capital of Jackson. It supported Biden over Republican ...
Robert Johnson of Natchez, the House Democratic leader, said a Jackson gambling site would hurt casinos along the Mississippi River, including in his hometown.“The coast may survive it,” Johnson said.
American Cruise Lines has solidified its status as the Mississippi River's — and the country's — busiest river cruise provider with its purchase of all four classic paddlewheeler ships from ...
Tulare Lake, known as Pa'ashi — or "big water" — to the local Tachi Yokut Tribe, was "once the largest body of freshwater west of the Mississippi River," per Earth.com. Vivian Underhill ...
MAKE SURE IT REMAINS SAFE. >> IT IS SAFE TO SAY THAT THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER BRIDGE HERE IN VICKSBURG IS HEAVILY INSPECTED. TWO INSPECTIONS SCHEDULED EACH YEAR FOR CROSSING THAT, SOME 12,000FT LONG. IT ...
The threat of saltwater intrusion moving up the Mississippi River last year sent New Orleans and its neighbors scrambling for solutions to protect drinking water, but it also posed deeper ...