Hurricane Katrina

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  • Hurricane Katrina
    • Primary Effects
      • 1,800 dead
      • $100b damage
      • 3m no electricity
    • Secondary Effects
      • tourist numbers drop
      • oil production down - lose billions of dollars
      • income lost, businesses close
    • Short Term Responses
      • police brought in to stop looting
      • homeless people put in schools, sports halls, etc
      • supplies brought in
    • Long Term Responses
      • government gives $150b
      • houses rebuilt
      • troops brought in

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