Hurricane Katrina~ Media Pictures:
Lower 9th Ward

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The following are pictures of the flooding and damage around the Lower 9th Ward.

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August 30
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August 31
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September 2
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September 16
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By September 16, floodwaters had receded from portions of the Lower 9th Ward, leaving behind a scene of devastation.

September 18
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Rescue workers search house-to-house for the dead in the Lower 9th Ward after the floodwaters recede.

September 20
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September 21
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September 29
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Renewed flooding plagues portions of the Lower 9th Ward after Hurricane Rita causes further damage to hastily repaired levees.

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Officials trudge through the remaining floodwaters on a mission to rescue pets that had to be abandoned weeks earlier.

More Pictures of the Lower 9th Ward

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