Information About Saltwater Intrusion

The Tangipahoa Water District water supply is provided by 13 wells that range in depth from 800 feet to more than 2500 feet deep and draw their water from aquifers.

The Tangipahoa Water District’s wells are not influenced by the Mississippi River, therefore the saltwater intrusion in the Mississippi River will have no effect on the Tangipahoa Water District’s supply.


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