Sunday, January 22, 2006

Washing Away

Seymour D. Fair at The Third Battle of New Orleans explains some of the problems with wetland destruction and the Mississippi River-Gulf Outlet (MR-GO) and their relationship with storm surge in St. Bernard Parish

Maps are even included
This is Chalmette in 1953.

This is Chalmette in 1900.

Read the post for an explaination of the differences.

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