Hurricane Katrina

By: Nahum Molina

Date of Flood

August 29,2005

Location

New Orleans

Ocean Involved

atlantic ocean

Size of area affected

57 Miles of St . tammany parishs coastline

flood control measures that were in place

Outfall Canals control the water so it wont flood
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how long it took for the water to recede

it took weeks

facts

1. hurricane Katrina was the largest and 3rd strongest hurricane with winds up to 175 mph

2.the storm surge from Katrina was 20 ft (6 meters) high

3.705 people are related as skill missing as a result of hurricane Katrina