In "Lowland Kids," two teenagers grapple with leaving an island that's sinking before their very eyes.
TNC's scientists suggested an alternate solution - restoring a nearby coastal marsh in order to absorb water and slow waves
Wenceslaus Billiot stands on his front porch on the Isle de Jean Charles in Terrebonne Parish.
And a second swell is barreling toward the islands.
Understanding the interconnections and interdependence needed for a healthy planet to live and the global and collective work needed to fix the damage done is not just a backyard issue, but rather an LGBTQ one, too.
Our deltas are literally sinking, shrinking and in grave a peril, and some may not survive in the coming years. This will impact millions of people, major food producing regions as well as valuable ecosystems.
Lead author Michael R. Greenberg, a professor at Rutgers' Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, told
Only part of this benefit came from construction jobs. Real, long-term benefits also accrued to coastal residents and industries
Christie has also pulled his state out of a Northeastern regional plan to cut carbon emissions and eliminated the Office
If the county refuses to allow a home damaged by erosion to rebuild, it can be considered an illegal "taking" of property