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Hurricane Katrina ­ MEDC
Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast of Louisiana on the 25th of August 2005. Although by the
time Katrina made landfall it had weakened slightly from a category 5 to a category 4 hurricane, its effects
were devastating. The storm killed 1422 people, of…

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- At least two years' worth of timber was destroyed (worth £1 billion)
- 300 out of the state's 9,000 poultry houses were destroyed and another 2,400 were damaged.
- Over 8 million poultry were killed and the value of the poultry industry fell by 6%.
- The state's dairy…


Mr A Gibson


Very factual, formatted to aid revision and full of useful information covering everything you need for a hurricane case study.

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