Hurricane Katrina

Saving coastal cities from rising seas: Clough shares his New Orleans experience

Screenshot of Line//Shape//Space story on coastal engineering and sea level rise.

Sea walls aren’t enough to protect the world’s coastal communities from inundation as sea levels rise. In fact, Georgia Tech President Emeritus G. Wayne Clough tells web magazine Line//Shape//Space, no single strategy will.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

10 years after Katrina, are American cities prepared for disasters?

Ahead of a Washington D.C. roundtable August 5 on disaster preparedness, Reginald DesRoches and Wayne Clough talked to the Georgia Tech News Center about the challenges for many of the country's communities. The conversation comes just a few weeks before the 10-year anniversary of the hurricane that devastated New Orleans and ravaged the Gulf Coast.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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