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Hurricane Katrina; impact, recovery and lessons learned.


Hurricane Katrina; impact, recovery and lessons learned.

Ed. by Nessa P. Godfrey.

Nova Science Publishers


313 pages



Natural disaster research, predication and mitigation series


This work contains testimony related to the response to hurricanes Katrina & Rita, from members of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the New Orleans city government testifying before the January 29, 2007 Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs. It also includes reports from the Government Accountability Office and the Congressional Research Service, on topics such as FEMA disaster housing, insurance losses and national capacities for financing disaster risks related to Hurricane Katrina, disaster debris removal, federal liability for hurricane-related, and lessons learned for protecting and educating children after the Gulf Coast hurricanes. Information on the editor is not given.

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Date:Mar 1, 2010
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