Through the Lens: Tangier Island

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Three years ago, Tom Schaad went to Tangier Island to document a vanishing culture struggling with the effects of erosion and sea level rise. These are some of the behind-the-scenes photos Tom took while reporting the story. Enjoy this latest photo essay, which shows a forgotten society in danger of washing away.

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