Natural Infrastructures: Sediment, Science, and the Future of Southeast Louisiana

By Monica Patrice Barra, The Graduate Center, City University of New York ยง Losing a football field an hour Losing land at an average rate of approximately a football field an hour, Louisiana is disintegrating into the sea. Since the 1930s, the state has lost over 2,000 square miles of its coast to the Gulf … More Natural Infrastructures: Sediment, Science, and the Future of Southeast Louisiana