Hurricane Katrina's Devastation Apparent As Toll Mounts
NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 29: In this handout image provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, water flooded roadways can be seen as the U.S. Coast Guard conducts initial Hurricane Katrina damage assessment overflights August 29, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Devastation is widespread throughout the city with water approximately 12 feet high in some areas. Hundreds are feared dead and thousands were left homeless in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida by the storm. Looting has been reported in New Orleans, which is mostly empty due to the storm. (Photo by Kyle Niemi/U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)
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