How To Treat New Orleans

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New Orleans was founded on geologically young river deposits near the terminus of the North American continent’s largest delta. It is surrounded by water bodies on the three sides, with the highest point located about 25 feet above sea level. The Mississippi River is largely contributes to the most of the New Orleans’ landform. The rich soil which New Orleans is built on is made up of silt which is constantly covered with water every time the river floods or storm comes in from the water. This creates unique wetland landscape of swamps, salt-water marshes and bayous. The wetlands help to protect the landform from the storms and hurricane which constantly threatens New Orleans. (HOW DO WETLANDS PROTECT NEW ORLEANS)
New Orleans is relatively

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