Atchafalaya River

Morgan City port officials eager to test dredging option

Chief Mark Emerson of the U.S. Coast Guard in Morgan City reported on the ongoing effort to install navigation aids marking the Atchafalaya River to help vessels pass safely through the waterways.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Port of Morgan City officials are anxious to test a different method of dredging in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel, but must first wait to see how much funding it will have to do the demonstrati

BP money may help Bayou Chene project

St. Mary Parish Levee District Executive Director Tim Matte

Part of the $68 million in BP oil spill settlement money announced Thursday will go toward a project to increase Atchafalaya River flow through Terrebonne Parish, which could have an impact on the

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