Issues After Hurricane Katrina

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One of the main issues during a natural disaster like Hurricane Katrina revolves evacuating and relocating aspect of the event. The best way to prevent a situation is place yourself in a position in which you will be absent from it. Evacuating and relocating before Hurricane Katrina would do just this it would place residents out of harm’s way for the time being. This seemed to strike a problem in a city such as New Orleans due to the fact that it also has a lot of residents that live in low-income homes. For individuals that are not financially stable it may be a problem to relocate especially in such a hurry. Journalists and scholars variously proposed that racial discernments were at the basis of why some individuals and households fled
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