14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A house at the edge of the Swamps

In impoverished areas such as these along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain in Louisiana, many fishermen live in in shacks at the edge of the water, where they are prone to flood damage.

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Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2016
Photo Location: Louisiana, United States of America
Copyright: © Donald Barrett