Losing its land to the Gulf, Louisiana tribe will resettle with disaster resilience competition award money

Losing its land to the Gulf, Louisiana tribe will resettle with disaster resilience competition award money
Date: February 02, 2017
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With its South Louisiana homeland sinking into the Gulf of Mexico, the Isle de Jean Charles Band of Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Indians has announced plans to resettle the chronically flooded community using a $48 million grant won in the National Disaster Resilience Competition (NDRC).