Books by Series - The Natural World of the Gulf South

Series Editor(s): Craig E. Colten

The Natural World of the Gulf South series seeks books that help provide understanding of the region’s unique environmental issues, including: coastal land loss and restoration; oil exploration and deep-water drilling; the Mississippi River and its delta, flooding, and levee protection; subtropical agriculture, marine and freshwater fishing, and traditional foodways; the chemical corridor, environmental justice, and environmental protection policies; and industrial pollution and sacrifice zones, among many others.
Series Editor Craig E. Colten is Carl O. Sauer Professor of Geography and Anthropology at LSU. He is the author or editor of a number of books, including Unnatural Metropolis: Wresting New Orleans from Nature and Southern Waters: The Limits to Abundance.
Send proposals and inquiries to Craig Colten at or acquisitions editor Margaret Lovecraft at

Books in this series:

Order By: Title (A - Z) | Title (Z - A) | Date Published (Oldest - Newest) | Date Published (Newest - Oldest)

American Energy, Imperiled Coast - Cover
Environmental Disaster in the Gulf South - Cover
A Louisiana Coastal Atlas - Cover
Yellow Fever, Race, and Ecology in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans - Cover