Hurricane Gustav new Orleans Prepared
By: Kessie Carroll
New Orleans is still stricken from Katrina three years ago. But are they prepared for Gustav? ... yes, as prepared as they can be.This time, there are no illusions about what will happen if a hurricane strikes New Orleans. Their levees are still being rebuilt...
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By: Marcus Brooks
A deadly, Category 3 vortex of hell is headed for the Gulf region. Hurricane Gustav ravaged the tiny island of Haiti; killing around 60 people and displacing thousands. Just like Katrina in 2005, an impending doom approached the end of August. Most of New Orleans'...
Hurricane Gustav
By: Volecia Plafcan
New Orleans is virtually swamp land and is sinking a few inches every year. They bury their dead above ground so they won't emerge during a rainy season. In fact, much of the South is swamp land.Not only New Orleans will be devastatingly affected...
With Gustav Looming is new Orleans Prepared for another Major Hurricane
By: Edgar Frost
From what I've been reading, New Orleans and the United States have learned a lot from Katrina. In the days leading up to Katrina, many poor decisions were made at all levels of government, and by the citizens of New Orleans. With the destruction of...
With Gustav Looming is new Orleans Prepared for another Major Hurricane
By: Robert Griffith
August 31, 2008.While New Orleans evacuates from the path of Gustav, a massive weather system off the west coast of Africa shows the potential to develop into hurricane "Ike" within 48 hours. I expect this system to develop into a hurricane more powerful and...
New Orleans Hurricane Gustav
By: Joseph Hazelbaker
Gustav, ultimately a minor storm despite early predictions otherwise, demonstrated that while improvements have been made, New Orleans remains ill-prepared for another major hurricane. Both empirical ("the facts") and anecdotal ("the stories") evidence demonstrates the long way NOLA and other coastal communities have to go...
Will new Orleans Survive Gustav
By: Ethel Smith
Looking at the news from The USA, on British television, it certainly would seem that New Orleans is as prepared, as it can be, for another major hurricane. This time around the officials seem to have realised that time is of the essence. With the...
New Orleans is not Ready for another Hurricane
By: Nina Hammiel Turner
In August 2005, New Orleans was hit by a category 5 Hurricane known as Hurricane Katrina. Hurricane Katrina ravaged the city that had once been known for Mardi Gras and Creole. By the time Katrina passed a levee had broken flooding over 80% of the...
With Gustav Looming is new Orleans Prepared for another Major Hurricane
By: Velma aka Shammah
Even if the reinforcement and restructuring of the levies were complete, to the best of man's abilities, no one can ever be prepared for a major hurricane or any kind of natural disaster that looms. To be prepared, suggests to have an inordinate sense of...
Ways you can reduce global warming
By: Nadira Mahomed
Global Warming is a hot topic and one of the more controversial issues today. You have the likes of Al Gore promoting and lobbying governments, businesses and even ordinary citizens to change and some governments and businesses trying to undermine the effects of global warming...

 

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