Road Trip with General Honore
I traveled to Plaquemines Parish with General Honore to see parts of the Gulf Coast firsthand. We made it to the area's lowest point, where sea and land levels meet, and saw some cool things along the way.
Historic Fort Jackson, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
The Mississippi River at Fort Jackson, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
The Mississippi River in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
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On the road in Venice, Louisiana (we got to the point where the land and sea levels meet!)
Marshlands in Venice, Louisiana. It is hoped that the oil will not reach this area.
Trees in the marshlands in Venice, Louisiana
Fishing boats in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
Traditional Louisiana shrimping boat
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