august 23-august 31 (2005)
there were a few flood controls placed like the army corps of engineers built a system of leves and seawalls.
to current day, there are still some locations recovering from this tragic situation.
THREE ADDITIONAL FACTS :
1. Hurricane Katrina was the largest and 3rd strongest hurricane ever recorded in the U.s
2. 705 people are reported as STILL missing.
3. An estimated 80% of New Orleans was under water up to 20 feet in some places.