September 9, 2010
Gone Fishing: Grand Isle, La., once a popular fishing and vacation spot, is now haunted by closed beaches and shuttered businesses. Empty homes and angry protest signs line the streets. Miles away, fishermen line the bayou near damaged homes.
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Water is ubiquitous in southern Louisiana. The air itself is wet, thick with palpable humidity. Highways run inches above swamps; bayous descend into channels that flow into the Gulf of Mexico. On the GPS, I ...