Much of the lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans was originally flooded after a levee on the canal broke following Hurricane Katrina on Aug. 29, 2005. The levee was breached again, as shown here, by Hurricane Rita on Sept. 24, 2005.
Much of the lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans was originally flooded after a levee on the canal broke following Hurricane Katrina on Aug. 29, 2005. The levee was breached again, as shown here, by Hurricane Rita on Sept. 24, 2005. KRT
Much of the lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans was originally flooded after a levee on the canal broke following Hurricane Katrina on Aug. 29, 2005. The levee was breached again, as shown here, by Hurricane Rita on Sept. 24, 2005. KRT

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