Mississippi River Pool Restoration

Aug 8, 2018  | 7 min  | Ep 810

As powerful as the Mississippi is, we've have learned to tame it with locks and dams. In the 80 years since the dams were constructed, the side effects have been detrimental to the ecosystem of the river. In order to stave off ecological disaster, multiple environmental agencies banded together to restore important parts of the river to its natural habitat.