Storm That Drowned a City


Subject:
Hurricane Katrina , All LII Hurricane Katrina Resources , Flood Cleanup , Flood Control and Levee Management

Description:
Companion to a November 2005 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Nova documentary in which "experts and eyewitnesses reconstruct the devastating floods that Hurricane Katrina unleashed on New Orleans." Features a timeline about New Orleans's 300-year struggle to stay above water, a visual chronology of the Hurricane Katrina flooding, a slideshow about technological solutions that other flood-prone cities use, and more. Also includes video and transcript of the program, links to related sites, and a teacher's guide.

Publisher:
WGBH Educational Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/orleans/


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