"These tours are a fine chance to see country you may never get to see again -- unless you help to save it."
- Roy Blount, Jr.
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. 5, 2014
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Offiicals ill-prepared to help those outside of levee system, Tulane study finds
Originally posted on The Lens on October 2nd, 2014. View original post here. Tulane researchers recently sought the answer to a question the coastal-restoration community usually avoids: What happens to people and towns if state fails in its efforts to prevent the Gulf of Mexico from swallowing southeastern Louisiana? Their findings were not encouraging: […]
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Louisiana Lost Lands Tours lead tour guide Bob Marshall worked on this as a joint project between ProPublica and The Lens. The past and future loss of Louisiana is displayed in detailed time lapse maps with accompanying explanations and oral histories bringing the unfolding crisis to life.