What wa done to lessen the impact of Katrina prior to arrival?
: NASA used satellite technology to track Katrina's progress as well as TVing out the info.
- Preparation: Education (trough NGOs),
- Infrastructure: Sunday August 28th, railway was shut down as well as Waterford Nuclear Power Station, Practise Drills and strong Building codes.
- The Federal Government: Declared a state of emergency in parts of Louisianna, Alabama and Mississippi on August 27th.