Photo comparisons of Dauphin Island, Alabama

Photo comparisons of Dauphin Island, Alabama

Detailed Description

The top image was taken in July 2001, before Hurricane Lili (2002). The middle photograph was taken on September 17, 2004, immediately after the passage of Hurricane Ivan. The bottom image was acquired on August 31, 2005, two days after Hurricane Katrina. These photographs show overwash deposits extending roughly half way across the island after Ivan, while the post-Katrina photography shows overwash sand extending nearly the entire island width.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1000 x 1961

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Dauphin Island, AL, US