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Discuss the impact that Hurricane Katrina had on the greater New Orleans area. Why was this region impacted so

heavily by this storm? Be sure to consider plate tectonics, topography, sediment supply, river course, sea level, climate change, and the human influence on the region. If you were advising the politicians and other decision makers in this region, what advice would you give them to better prepare the city and surrounding area for any future storm events?

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