ABSTRACT

Performance Evaluation of the New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana Hurricane Protection System: Draft Final Report of the Interagency Performance Evaluation Task Force, Volume V - the Performance -- Levees and Floodwalls 1 June 200   [open pdf - 4MB]

"This report summarizes a comprehensive investigation of the performance of floodwalls and levees in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina. In all, about 50 locations were studied, where breaches in the hurricane protection system occurred due to overtopping and erosion, or due to structural instability."

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2006-06-01
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