Sunday, March 26, 2017
Price: $10 USD
Get a closer look at one of the world’s greatest engineering challenges at CORROSION 2017 through the SBP Levee tour. Consisting of two guided stops, the Bayou Bienvenue and the site of the levee breaches on Industrial Canal, the tour provides the opportunity to get a first-hand look at these unique locations and their devastating histories and hopeful futures. Topics of discussion will focus on environmental impacts and lessons-learned, detailing a variety of locations, including the Bayou Bienvenue Wetland Triangle, Industrial Canal (site of the levee breaches during Hurricane Katrina), the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, and others. Admission to this interactive and educational tour is $10 and can be purchased during the process of your registration. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn more of New Orleans’ most recognizable features.
*Please note that part of the tour is outside so attendees should bring appropriate rain gear in case of rain.