The Army Corps of Engineers plans to open the Morganza Spillway to divert water from the swollen...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Army Corps of Engineers plans to open the Morganza Spillway to divert water from the swollen Mississippi River. This action will protect New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and refineries operated by Valero (VLO) and Exxon (XOM) at the expense of smaller refineries, and thousands of acres of crops.