(WMC) - The Army Corps of Engineers is working to clean up the bottom of the Mississippi River.
Right now a 350-foot dredge Hurley is working to clear sediment buildup at the bottom of the river.
The ship started work early Sunday morning and is expected to stay through the week.
A spokesperson for the Army Corps of Engineers tells WMC Action News 5 the ship is vacuuming up sediment buildup and pumping it to a location outside the navigation channel.
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