Carbon storage in the Mississippi River delta enhanced by environmental engineering

@inproceedings{Shields2017CarbonSI,
  title={Carbon storage in the Mississippi River delta enhanced by environmental engineering},
  author={Michael R. Shields and Thomas S. Bianchi and David Mohrig and Jack A Hutchings and William Francis Kenney and Alexander S. Kolker and Jason H Curtis},
  year={2017}
}
Substantial amounts of organic carbon have been buried in the Wax Lake delta, USA, over the past 20 years, according to sediment analyses. This suggests that river diversions can lead to both coastal accretion and carbon sequestration.