Tree of Souls - An Avatar Community Forum - View Single Post - Shifting baselines (oceans, avatar)
View Single Post
  #4  
Old 02-29-2012, 10:07 PM
Niri Te's Avatar
Niri Te Niri Te is offline
Ikran Makto
Niri Te Is studying Na'vi REALLY hard
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Salt Flat, Hudspeth County, Texas, USA
Posts: 758
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Moco Loco View Post
Since the 50s, Louisiana has lost an area of its coast the size of Delaware, all because we leveed the Mississippi river which used to change course on a regular basis to deposit silt. People around here tend to focus on the impact the land loss has had on the culture of seafood fishers and cajuns, and many times they completely look over the ecological impact which is far greater.
As long as they LOOK at the impact, and demand that it stop, I don't care WHICH impact they don't like, they STILL want it to stop, AND are willing to pressure the powers that be to GET it to stop.
Niri Te
Reply With Quote