Buras water tank, eye of Hurricane Katrina made its strongest landfall

Buras water tank

Detailed Description

New Orleans, La., July 29, 2008 -- Buras has become famous as the location where, on August 29, 2005, at 6:10 AM CDT, the eye of Hurricane Katrina, made its strongest landfall. The town's freshing painted water tower stands as a symbol of recovery for the state and the community. Jacinta Quesada/FEMA


Image Dimensions: 2036 x 3000

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Location Taken: US


U.S. Geological Survey