Shifting Sands on Petit Bois Island

 Resources

To complete this exercise, students will need:

For teachers, there is a guide for teachers and a teacher version of the Petit Bois Island KMZ file, in addition to the above resources.

Background Materials

Discussion Resources

Fish and Wildlife:

Coastal Communities Impacts:

National Implications:

  • To learn more about the economic value of the Port of Pascagoula review its website
  • To learn more about the benefits of wilderness values see the Wilderness.net discussion here

Climate change:

Dredging: