Homes along the edge of the coast in Isla Vista, California
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Homes along the edge of the coast in Isla Vista, California, Santa Barbara County, face a short lifespan because of eroding bluffs that support them.
Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448
Location Taken: Isla Vista, CA, US