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Hurricane Katrina

Levee, New Orleans
One year after Hurricane Katrina, BBC News explains how engineers are planning to protect New Orleans from future floods.

ONE YEAR ON





EYEWITNESS

Residents of St Bernard's Parish in New Orleans try to rebuild their lives.

ANALYSIS AND BACKGROUND
What happened in graphics, maps and aerial photos
PICTURE HIGHLIGHTS
People wading through flood water as Hurrican Katrina hits the US Gulf Coast

Survivors return



Coping with the crisis
Boat patrol
Draining flooded city
Staying in New Orleans


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