The New Orleans Hurricane Protection System: What Went Wrong and Why A Report by the ASCE Hurricane Katrina External Review Panel

On the morning of August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina struck southeast Louisiana and triggered what would become one of the worst disasters ever to befall an American city. The devastation was so extensive, and the residual risk looms so ominous, that, more than a year later, the future of New Orlean...

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Author: Robert Traver
Sponsoring Agency: American Society of Civil Engineers
Format: Technical Report
Published: Reston, VA : American Society of Civil Engineers, 2007
Online Access: Full Text
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