Sprawling $50M Mississippi River restoration project proposed

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 27, 2023 3:54 PM CT | Published: February 27, 2023 4:00 AM CT

The Army Corps is looking at a $50 million, 6,000-acre and 39-mile ecosystem restoration project beginning near Memphis. 


Army Corps of Engineers Memphis District Mississippi River Wolf River
Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer

Keely Brewer is a Report for America corps member covering environmental impacts on communities of color in Memphis. She is working in partnership with the Ag & Water Desk, a sustainable reporting network aimed at telling water and agriculture stories across the Mississippi River Basin.


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