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CHARACTERS ☆ Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast The Cajun coast of Louisiana is home to a way of life as uniue complex and beautiful as the terrain itself  As award winning travel writer Mike Tidwell journeys through the bayou he introduces us to the food and the language the shrimp fisherman the Houma Indi. I read this book shortly after Katrina Here s the review I wrote on According to Michael Tidwell in his book Bayou Farewell twenty five miles of Louisiana coastline disappear each year That s 25 2 5 And this statistic may be dramatic in the wake of Katrina and Rita yet most of us are unaware of what is happening in the estuaries of Southern Louisiana The state s rich supply of wildlife animal marine and avian is threatened by the advance of the Gulf of Mexico into the wetlands It s turning fresh water into salt drowning native grasses oak trees cemeteries and small towns Changes in the fragile chemistry of the wetlands endangers oysters and crabs Eventually the migration route for the white and brown shrimp will disappear The people of this area are in retreat Louisiana fishermen supply an astonishing 30 percent of American s annual seafood harvest measured by weight When the wildlife is gone and the people are relocated to higher ground we all lose In recent years many of us have experienced the uniue culture of Sout Loosiane by traveling to New Orleans and perhaps cruising down Bayou Black or Lafourche Many of us know Louisiana through movies like The Big Easy and books such as Heaven s Prisoners by James Lee Burke And most of us have fallen in love with the food the shrimp okra gumbo the blackened red fish the crawfish etoufee Would there be the BAM of Emeril without Cajun food What s Cajun food without Louisiana shrimp red fish oysters and crabs The state s plight is everyone s problem and Tidwell s book takes you deep into the heart of the swamp Writing before Katrina and Rita Tidwell relates his journey through the wetlands via shrimp trawlers crab boats and oil company supply ship He hitch hikes down bayous and canals meeting and talking with Cajuns the Houma tribe Vietnamese settlers and the environmentalists who are trying to wake up America to this continuing tragedy Author and Louisianan Burke says Bayou Farewell is The best book on Louisiana I have ever readstunning beautifully written and I have to add that it s a jolting call to arms for the coastline along the Gulf of Mexico It reminds me of Rachel Carson s Silent Spring a book length essay about man s responsibility to the planet and to ourselves Silent Spring changed the way we think about our custodial duty to the environment and Bayou Farewell admonishes us as to how we have forgotten that duty Over thousands of years the Mississippi has built the delta that makes up Southern Louisiana The estuary and its wildlife developed because of the river s constant deposit of sediment at its mouth This natural process has been interrupted by man and levee system which now takes that sediment and dumps it over the continental shelf and into the Gulf of Mexico In other words Louisiana wetlands are being starved of its nourishment of dirt mud silt sand As the sediment is denied into the area the salty waters of the Gulf are filling the void moving farther and farther inland The end result is the disappearance of the land the creatures that inhabit it and a uniue way of life There are solutions to help rebuild the coastline and estuaries but Tidwell warns us to take action now At the rate of twenty five miles per year that gives us maybe thirty years before it s all gone I urge you to read Bayou Farewell and tell others to read it Send it to your congressman Thanks for your attention and time A Necessary Evil shrimp fisherman the Houma Indi. 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CHARACTERS ☆ Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast Duction may be a farewell as the storied Louisiana coast steadily erodes into the Gulf of MexicoPart travelogue part environmental exposé Bayou Farewell is the richly evocative chronicle of the author's travels through a world that is vanishing before our eyes. In June I filled in with an ecology lab at LSU s Dept of Oceanography and Coastal Studies basically my friend Joe threw me a bone This was a great way to close out my time in Louisiana finally seeing and trudging through the disappearing wetlands of the state And this book helped me pull it all togetherLouisiana contains fully 40% of the nation s wetlands and as Tidwell explains these aren t just mosuito breeding fields but rich ecosystems upon which the entire nation depends Of course as we all know post Katrina Rita they provide also provide buffers from storm surge For a variety of reasons almost all the conseuence of either oil gas drilling or the maintenance of the Mississippi s shipping channel via the Corps of Engineers maintained levee system Louisiana s wetlands are disappearing at a rate of about a football field every 38 minutesAs Tidwell goes to great pains to show this is not an abstraction but has tangible and immediately obvious conseuences on both the landscape and the communities who depend on these wetlands Like many nature writers he veers uickly and often in the purplest of proses his metaphors are strained at times particularly when describing something beautiful and in his reverence for asimpler way of life on the bayou he risks fetishizing his subject Such is often the case with nature and travel writing I was able to get past these stylistic issues because the analysis and the reportage is so meaty Wholeheartedly recommonded the History of Modern Japan storied Louisiana coast Laltipiano delle meraviglie steadily erodes into the Gulf of MexicoPart travelogue part environmental exposé Bayou Farewell is the richly evocative chronicle of the author's travels through a world that is vanishing before our eyes. In June I filled in with an ecology lab at LSU Alan Ford Tutto per uno uno per tutti s Dept of Oceanography and Coastal Studies basically my friend Joe threw me a bone This was a great way to close out my time in Louisiana finally Red Poppies A Novel of Tibet seeing and trudging through the disappearing wetlands of the Madame Bovary state And this book helped me pull it all togetherLouisiana contains fully 40% of the nation Boom Chicka Boom s wetlands and as Tidwell explains these aren t just mosuito breeding fields but rich ecosystems upon which the entire nation depends Of course as we all know post Katrina Rita they provide also provide buffers from Un Perrito Problematico storm 7 Intimate Secrets surge For a variety of reasons almost all the conseuence of either oil gas drilling or the maintenance of the Mississippi Happy Days Are Here Again The 1932 Democratic Convention the Emergence of FDR and How America Was Changed Forever s Red's Hot Honky Tonk Bar shipping channel via the Corps of Engineers maintained levee Lunatic system Louisiana Grande Enciclopedia della Fantascienzan 2 s wetlands are disappearing at a rate of about a football field every 38 minutesAs Tidwell goes to great pains to Launching Missional Communities show this is not an abstraction but has tangible and immediately obvious conseuences on both the landscape and the communities who depend on these wetlands Like many nature writers he veers uickly and often in the purplest of proses his metaphors are The Song Atlas A Book of World Poetry strained at times particularly when describing Red Sky in Mourning something beautiful and in his reverence for asimpler way of life on the bayou he risks fetishizing his Maine subject Such is often the case with nature and travel writing I was able to get past these Che cos'è un dispositivo? stylistic issues because the analysis and the reportage is Paranoia so meaty Wholeheartedly recommonded

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CHARACTERS ☆ Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast Ans and the rich cultural history that makes it unlike any other place in the world But seeing the skeletons of oak trees killed by the salinity of the groundwater and whole cemeteries sinking into swampland and out of sight Tidwell also explains why each intro. This is one of the best non fiction books I ve read Tidwell does an excellent job of describing a very complex environmental and social problem with many of the details included while making it interesting and easy to read His experiences in the Bayou with the peoples that live on the land there are phenomenal This book is an excellent suggestion for anyone interested in either environmental social or travel stories I would like to have all Americans read it Vildanden seeing the The Russo Japanese War 1904 1905 skeletons of oak trees killed by the Duffy salinity of the groundwater and whole cemeteries Art of Deception Kate Hanson #2 sinking into Flight of the Clockwork Angels swampland and out of Take sight Tidwell also explains why each intro. This is one of the best non fiction books I ve read Tidwell does an excellent job of describing a very complex environmental and La figlia del podestà social problem with many of the details included while making it interesting and easy to read His experiences in the Bayou with the peoples that live on the land there are phenomenal This book is an excellent Persuasion The Litigator's Art suggestion for anyone interested in either environmental L'aventure ambiguë social or travel The Mangle of Practice Time Agency and Science stories I would like to have all Americans read it


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    Mike Tidwell á 1 CHARACTERS [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ This is one of the best non fiction books I've read Tidwell does an excellent job of describing a very complex environmental and social problem with many of the details included while making it interesting and easy to read His experiences in the Bayou with the peoples that live on the land there are phenomenal This book is an exce

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    READ & DOWNLOAD è YEEZY950.US á Mike Tidwell Mike Tidwell á 1 CHARACTERS [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ If you're from South Louisiana and you don't read this book your Louisiana Card should be revoked

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    [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ READ & DOWNLOAD è YEEZY950.US á Mike Tidwell In June I filled in with an ecology lab at LSU's Dept of Oceanography and Coastal Studies basically my friend Joe threw me a bone This was a great way to close out my time in Louisiana finally seeing and trudging through the disappearing wetlan

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    READ & DOWNLOAD è YEEZY950.US á Mike Tidwell [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ Most accurate description I've read of coastal Louisiana and Cajun culturehe does a great job of capturing the feeling of being in South Louisiana especially the food the people and unfortunately the disappearing coast I've never been so sad proud and hungry all at the same time while reading a book While reading on the subway I looked up several times shocked to see that I was in NYC and not on a boat somewher

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    [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ Mike Tidwell á 1 CHARACTERS READ & DOWNLOAD è YEEZY950.US á Mike Tidwell This book is about the coastal erosion of Louisiana It is told by a man who traveled the bayous and bays of the La coast with the people who live there I like that it is about the people and not a just a sermon about how desperate the situation is along the coast And the situation is extreme

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    [Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast] EBOOK READ This is a first rate book on the destruction of the bayous Also a great book for understanding why Hurricane Katrina was so destructive It's really sad admittedly but Tidwell is a strong writer and it's enjoyable at the sa

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  • Paperback
  • 384
  • Bayou Farewell The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana's Cajun Coast
  • Mike Tidwell
  • English
  • 13 April 2020
  • 9780375725173