Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast 17 years ago today. We reflect on the upheaval this disaster caused in the region, and get hurricane forecast/ communication tips from Chris Franklin, Chief Meteorologist of WWLTV, in New Orleans.
Geotrek bloggers travel the world finding stories about extreme weather and geoscience that are impacting communities in ways that do not get covered by the mainstream media.
We're glad you're here. We trust the stories you hear on the Geotrek blog will help you develop a more accurate picture of extreme events around the world and help you and your community become more resilient.