First US climate change refugees prepare to relocate in louisiana

First US climate change refugees prepare to relocate in louisiana
Date: July 14, 2017
Author: Jacques.Berry
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Rising sea levels attributed to climate change is forcing a whole American town to relocate, and many others may soon have to follow. In January the US Government announced it would spend $63 million to help residents of Isle de Jean Charles in the southern state of Louisiana to move from their homes as coastal erosion threatens to sink the entire community.