Barataria Basin http://wwno.org en Corps Scraps Levee Project in Barataria Basin http://wwno.org/post/corps-scraps-levee-project-barataria-basin <p>The Army Corps of Engineers says it&#39;s scrapping plans to build a levee system to protect a large area of south Louisiana against hurricane flooding&nbsp;on the Barataria estuary southwest of New Orleans.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span> The corps says the project wasn&#39;t&nbsp;economically feasible.</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 15:27:13 +0000 The Associated Press 14769 at http://wwno.org