Tuesday, May 17, 2011

CNN piece on flooding, featuring HJ Bosworth Jr, civil engineer and lead researcher for Levees.Org

Video - Landrieu tells nation:
''New Orleans is safe''

Excellent Mississippi River flooding photo gallery~The Times-Picayune
~Days after the opening of the Bonnet Carre Spillway, the darker brackish water of Lake Pontchartrain, bottom, merges with the muddier fresh water from the Mississippi River near the Causeway Monday, May 16, 2011.
(Times-Picayune photo by Susan Poag)

1 comment:

Mary McCurnin said...

At every turn the information that the Morganza Floodway would have overtopped anyway should be talked about. The homes and farmland being flooded now were not sacrificed on the alter of New Orleans. The flood would have happened anyway.