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Coping with Climate Change: Louisiana's Vanishing Coast

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ON OPEN WATERLOSING GROUNDANCESTORS WASHED AWAYWHAT IS LOSTWHAT'S LEFTFIGHTING TO STAYUNCERTAIN FUTUREDETERMINED TO STAYFLOODED AND STRANDEDSTAY OR GO?NOT WORTH LEVEESA TRIBE AT RISKGHOST FORESTSPIPELINES TO THE GULF

GHOST FORESTS

Over the past 30 years, hundreds of acres of baldcypress trees have died in Louisiana coastal parishes from saltwater intrusion from the Gulf.

Read the story: Native Lands Wash Away as Sea Levels Rise

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