Timeline: Katrina and Its Aftermath
Interactive Timeline: Katrina and Its Aftermath
Graphic by Macaulay Campbell
Sources: The Great Deluge by Douglas Brinkley; Hurricane Katrina: A Nation Still Unprepared, Special Report of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate; Performance Evaluation of the New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana Hurricane Protection Sustem, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; U.S. Coast Guard; The New York Times; The Washington Post; The Boston Globe; The Times-Picayune; Associated Press reports; CNN; The Brookings Institution.
Director of Research Lisa Schwartz contributed to this timeline.
Multimedia for "The Deadly Choices at Memorial"
Interactive: Inside Memorial Medical Center
See the layout of Memorial Medical Center and where its patients were located and evacuated from.
Interactive: On the Frontlines at Memorial
The doctors, staff, and patients at Memorial Medical Center when Katrina hit.
Video: What It Means Today
The impact and importance of the events at Memorial Medical Center.