Isle de Jean Charles { 138 images } Created 20 Dec 2014

Isle de Jean Charles across the way from Point-au-Chien LA. The island is outside the States master plan for coastal restoration and are in danger of coastal erosion. Here are some of my reports on the area: Critics Say Louisiana ‘Highjacked’ Climate Resettlement Plan for Isle de Jean Charles Tribe https://www.desmogblog.com/2019/04/20/critics-louisiana-highjacked-climate-resettlement-plan-isle-de-jean-charles-tribe Louisiana and Isle de Jean Charles Tribe Seek to Resolve Differing Visions for Resettling ‘Climate Refugees’ https://www.desmogblog.com/2019/02/05/louisiana-isle-de-jean-charles-tribe-plans-resettlement-climate-refugees
Isle de Jean Charles Tribe Turns Down Funds to Relocate First US 'Climate Refugees’ as Louisiana Buys Land Anyway https://www.desmogblog.com/2019/01/11/isle-de-jean-charles-tribe-turns-down-funds-relocate-climate-refugees-louisiana

The True Story Behind the Set of “Beasts of the Southern Wild” http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/true_story_behind_beasts_of_the_southern_wild/

Capturing the Southern Wild Before It Disappears http://www.slate.com/blogs/behold/2013/01/18/julie_dermansky_photos_from_the_beasts_of_the_southern_wild_region_disappearing.html

Climate Change Threatens Louisiana’s Isle de Jean Charles, But Doesn’t Dampen Holiday Cheer http://www.desmogblog.com/2015/12/24/climate-change-threatens-louisiana-s-isle-de-jean-charles-doesn-t-dampen-holiday-cheer
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