Hurricane Katrina

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  • Hurricane Katrina
    • Cause
      • Most of New Orleans lies under sea level
      • Hurricanes caused by warm sea temperatures of 27 degrees celcius.
    • Effect
      • 80% of New Orleans beneath 6m of water
      • 705 people reported missing
      • $81 billion in property damage
      • 1804 people died
    • Response
      • 100's of firefighters volunteered to help
      • Australia donated $10m

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