How did the Mississippi river form the delta?


The MS River Delta is the modern area of land (the river delta) built up by alluvium deposited by the MS River as it slows down and enters the GOM. The deltaic process has, caused the coastline of S LA, USA to advance gulfward from 15 to 50 miles.

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