A huge man-made canal that counteracts coastal erosion
By Carl Hoffman
Posted 04.12.2004 at 3:00 pm 0 Comments
What: A huge man-made canal that counteracts coastal erosion
Where: Louisiana coast
Cost: $2 billion â€ $3 billion
Crux: A 1,000-foot-wide, 60-foot-deep channel off the Mississippi River capable of carrying 200,000 cubic feet of water per second over 100 miles.
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