Lunch and transportation is included in the cost of admission. Tour buses load from New Orleans Morial Convention Center - Halls H/I at 8:45 am; bus departs promptly at 9:00 am. Please anticipate 1.5 hours total onsite. Bus will arrive back at Convention Center by 2:00 pm.

Security Screening Requirements: none

Tour description appears below.

Description

A tour of the LSU Center for River Studies that houses the Lower Mississippi River Physical Model, a 10,000 square feet physical model designed to simulate the Mississippi River depth, sediment transport, and hydraulics. In addition to a tour of the model, the Center includes an interactive exhibit area focused on the importance of the Mississippi River Delta, the environmental issues facing coastal Louisiana, and the work the State is doing to restore and protect our coast.