This panoramic view of New Orleans, taken on August 31, shows the wide expanse of the flooding. Stranded residents gather on a small strip of dry land, waiting to be evacuated from the city.
Flooding in the 8th Ward with the city skyline in the distance.
The Memorial Medical Center experienced severe flooding. Patients and doctors were stranded for several days before being evacuated by airboat.
The two pictures above show widespread flooding continues on September 1.
Rescuers use airboats to search for survivors on September 1.
A small boat sits among the floodwaters on St. Claude Avenue.
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