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The article covers the Hurricane Katrina effects by region, within the United States and Canada.The effects of Hurricane Katrina, in August 2005, were catastrophic and widespread.It was one of the deadliest natural disasters in U.S. history, leaving at least 1,836 people dead, and a further 135 missing.The storm was large and had an effect on several different areas of North America.


Hurricane Katrina was a destructive Category 5 storm that made landfall on the U.S. Gulf Coast in August 2006. The storm triggered catastrophic flooding, particularly in the city of New Orleans ...


Hurricane Katrina was the most destructive storm ever to hit the U.S. as it swept across the Gulf Coast in August 2005. New Orleans took the brunt of the hurricane. Although national attention focused on New Orleans, other areas also suffered immense damage and fatalities from Hurricane Katrina.


16 maps and charts that show Hurricane Katrina's deadly impact ... of flooding that affected the New Orleans area after the levee's broke. ... during the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season records ...


Hurricane Katrina was an extremely destructive and deadly Category 5 hurricane that made landfall on Florida and Louisiana in August 2005, causing catastrophic damage; particularly in the city of New Orleans and the surrounding areas.


Hurricane Katrina was one of the deadliest hurricanes ever to hit the United States. An estimated 1,833 people died in the hurricane and the flooding that followed in late August 2005, and ...


Hurricane Katrina: Hurricane Katrina, tropical cyclone that struck the southeastern United States in August 2005, breaching levees and causing widespread damage and deaths. Ultimately, the storm caused more than $160 billion in damage, and it reduced the population of New Orleans by 29 percent between the fall of 2005 and 2011.


These Maps Show the Severe Impact of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans Where does the city stand now, compared to where it was ten years ago when the storm hit


Hurricane Katrina’s affected areas included 16 National Wildlife Refuges that were forced to close. Breton National Wildlife Refuge in Louisiana lost half its area during the storm, affecting the habitats of sea turtles, Mississippi sandhill cranes, Red-cockaded woodpeckers and Alabama beach mice.


Aerial video of New Orleans, taken from a news helicopter shortly after storm, shows the vast devastation Katrina caused.