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Coping with Climate Change: Louisiana's Vanishing Coast

UNCERTAIN FUTURE

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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

UNCERTAIN FUTURE

Many families with young children have chosen to leave the island of Isle de Jean Charles. While many of the youth like Juliet Brunet (check last name?) who remain still share ties with family and the land, they also see that it is disappearing and might not be there when they're older.

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

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