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.
Greenberg said public support for mitigation efforts has likely increased because of the recent storms. But as time passes
"Future climate change may also lead to sea level rise which could lead to more frequent and extensive flooding," the plan
In the meantime, the absence of a comprehensive coastal erosion policy has created a recurring sequence of events. Homes
Louisiana, a major exporter of coal from other states, could ship far more of that fossil fuel once the Panama Canal is widened
Waves are shown pounding against the sandbagged seawall in Kivalina, Alaska, Thursday, in this Sept. 13, 2007 file photo
For unfunded parts of LA 1, some money could come from tens of billions of dollars in fines likely to levied against BP and
Read more on NYT Read the full story The route enjoys a history of beguiling newcomers with its curious swamp-life customs