"Jaw-dropping, spine-tingling, breath-taking, eye-opening,
consciousness-raising -- heart-breaking.
Gorgeous and devastating."
- Eric Overmyer, Producer of 'Treme'
Lost Lands provides educational field trips tailored to your group’s interests.
For Sightseers & Kayakers
Experience the beauty of cypress tupelo forests while learning about their importance to Louisiana
For Those Involved in the Issue
See dolphins, countless bird species, and remnants of the historic forests of Louisiana.
Since the 1930s levees on the river and canals dredged for oil, gas and shipping have destroyed half of Louisiana’s coastal wetlands – some 2000 square miles. We’re still losing that precious habitat at the rate of 12 to 16 square miles each year.
Posted on Aug. 10, 2015
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Here’s a FEMA map that actually delivers good news for New Orleans
Originally posted on The Lens on March 28th. See original post here. Green will become the favorite color for thousands of New Orleans property owners when the new FEMA flood maps finally become official at the end of the month. That’s because green is the code for areas that will move out of flood zones […]
Lost Lands: Not Your Average Swamp Tour
Louisiana’s shrinking wetlands can feel like a far-away concept, but Lost Lands brings it to life through breathtaking guided kayak tours. Originally published on GoNOLA.com on February 15th, 2016. Click here to read the original article. Did you know Louisiana is home to the nation’s most productive coastal wetland, the estuary of the Mississippi River? […]