Port of Morgan City Executive Director Raymond “Mac” Wade speaks during the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board meeting held Wednesday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. Wade requested that the port’s dredging projects be included in the state’s coastal master plan citing the potential beneficial use of dredge material to restore the coast. At right is Port of Morgan City dredging consultant Ansel Taylor.
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Port of Morgan City leaders made their case Wednesday to include the dredging of the Atchafalaya River and surrounding waterways in the state’s coastal restoration master plan, saying that the fert