Remembering Hurricane Katrina

By: Kitty Capelle
By: Kitty Capelle

Here are a few resources on remembering Hurricane Katrina and being prepared for disaster near you.

NOAA Hurricane Katrina Page 

This is a look at the scope of Hurricane Katrina. You can view the track of the storm as it made landfall in a moving graphic.

Aftermath of Katrina on the Mississippi Gulf Coast 

Here you can view a photo gallery of Katrina's impact on the Mississippi coast. Click on the area to see photos specific to that location.

Emergency Resources on Twitter

@CDCemergency 

Tweets: 623
Followers: 1,365,442
Sample Tweet: “#Isaac Let friends/family know you're OK by sending a text or updating your social networks. Limit voice calls to emergencies only.”

 

@fema 

Tweets: 7,015
Followers: 132,065
Sample Tweet: “Safety reminders during #Isaac: stay off the roads, avoid floodwaters, continue to listen to local officials & follow the forecast.”

 

@RedCross 

Tweets: 2,366
Followers: 756,768
Sample Tweet: “We need your help. #Isaac is a large relief effort. Donate:http://rdcrss.org/PSpvi2 or text REDCROSS to 90999. TY”

 

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