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Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion could create, save 47 square miles of land over 50 years

January 8, 2020

The massive proposed $1.4 billion Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion, a few miles downriver from New Orleans, could create or save from erosion as much as 47 square miles of land and wetlands in Barataria Bay over its first 50 years, new computer modeling shows.