Mississippi River Commerce Struggles as Water Levels Dip Water levels in St. Louis reach their lowest in more than a decade, affecting the barge transportation business and companies that depend on the Mississippi River to transport cargo. Tom Weber of member station KWMU reports.
NPR logo

Mississippi River Commerce Struggles as Water Levels Dip

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/949666/949667" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Mississippi River Commerce Struggles as Water Levels Dip

Mississippi River Commerce Struggles as Water Levels Dip

Mississippi River Commerce Struggles as Water Levels Dip

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/949666/949667" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Water levels in St. Louis reach their lowest in more than a decade, affecting the barge transportation business and companies that depend on the Mississippi River to transport cargo. Tom Weber of member station KWMU reports.