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Coping with Climate Change: Louisiana's Vanishing Coast

WHAT IS LOST

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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

WHAT IS LOST

Theresa Dardar of the Pointe-au-Chien tribe has watched many young people leave as disappearing land and high water makes life on the Gulf Coast more difficult. She fears that soon all that will be left of her tribe is a community of elders.

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

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