Orleans should have never been sited below sea level in the first place.
The whole area is subsiding.
It would be smart but expensive to forbid anyone to return to this area and
to refound the town above seal level and let Lake Ponchetrain go.
All the marshes and dry land along this section of the Gulf is fast
disappearing because the Mississippi is no longer allowed to dump its load
of sediments to replace earth lost to the sea.
He worked with an effective FEMA director and gave a shit about
America's poor, what an idiot!
Acts of creation are ordinarily reserved for gods and poets. To plant a pine,
one need only own a shovel.
-- Aldo Leopold
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