Was Hurricane Katrina a natural disaster?

Answer Hurricane Katrina was a natural hazard, which created a hybrid disaster. Hybrid disasters combine natural disasters with man-made ones. An example of this was seen in New Orleans during Katrina; wa... Read More »

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Why did NASA fly into space to look at hurricane Katrina?

How did Oprah Winfrey help hurricane Katrina?

she built new homes for 65 families with $10 million of her own money.

How many insurance claims were made after Hurricane Katrina?

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) reports 209,464 Hurricane Katrina-related claims as of July 31, 2007 and payments of over $15 billion. Insurance companies do not release the total nu... Read More »

How to Adopt a Child Affected by Hurricane Katrina?

Though Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast in 2005, many children still experience the fallout from this natural disaster. Katrina orphaned many children were and left some parents unable to care ... Read More »