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Coping with Climate Change: Louisiana's Vanishing Coast

PIPELINES TO THE GULF

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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

PIPELINES TO THE GULF

Miles and miles of canals that were dredged to transport fuel have left pathways for the saltwater of the ocean to move further inland and eat away at freshwater wetlands.

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