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Growing Deltas of the Mississippi River

Deltas of the Mississippi River (2)

The delta plain of the Mississippi River, in Atchafalaya Bay, is disappearing. The lobe-shaped arc of coastal land from the Chandeleur Islands in eastern Louisiana to the Sabine River loses a football field’s worth of land every hour!

By | Feb 13, 2015|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |


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