Floodgates planned to slow surge from Vermilion Bay

The Iberia Parish Levee, Hurricane and Conservation District is moving forward with design work for a flood gate along the Delcambre Canal. The flood gate is part of a larger proposed project to build a  26-mile levee across Iberia Parish to hold back hurricane storm surges. Show caption
The Iberia Parish Levee, Hurricane and Conservation District is moving forward with design work for a flood gate along the Delcambre Canal. The flood gate is part of a larger proposed project to build a 26-mile levee across Iberia Parish to hold back hurricane storm surges.

Larger levee project planned for Iberia