Remembering Hurricane Katrina in Photographs: Tree-Mendous Damage in Pass Christian, 2005

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    I drove through the normally serene town of Pass Christian, which is situated along the Mississippi Gulf Coast at the southwestern corner of Harrison County; and I was stunned to see how Hurricane Katrina nearly wiped it out off of the face of the earth. Greater than 90 percent of the homes were either completely demolished or disappeared from their foundations altogether. Its proximity to the Mississippi Sound and its mostly flat terrain were chief reasons why a half-mile of the town was under as much as... The post Remembering Hurricane Katrina in Photographs: Tree-Mendous Damage in Pass Christian, 2005 appeared first on The Gate.

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