PBS NewsHour

Climate change, development batter Mississippi Delta oysters

Clip: 02/08/2020 | 6m 27s Video has closed captioning.

Record flooding, human-made channels and environmental disasters have exacerbated the already harsh effects of climate change in Louisiana's Mississippi Delta, impacting the region's coastal wildlife and seafood supplies. Special correspondent Joshua Landis reports on how local oyster farmers are coping as part of our series, "Peril and Promise" in partnership with Nexis Media News.

Aired: 02/08/20

Rating: NR

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