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Louisiana coastline

The wetlands that protect southern Louisiana, including New Orleans, from flooding are disappearing.

Credit:

US Geological Survey

In Science, Tech & EnvironmentEnvironment.

Tagged: New OrleansNorth AmericaUnited StatesLouisianaSouthern LouisianaGulf of MexicoBob MarshallenvironmentClimate Changepollution.