In New Orleans, Louisiana a large tropical storm called a hurricane left many Americans with out food, clean water, shelter, medicine, and in many cases, their lives. Scientists give hurricanes names. They named the hurricane that blasted New Orleans- Katrina.
Time for Kids, a magazine for kids, has a short article about what happened when Katrina hit.
Maybe you have some feelings or thoughts about Hurricane Katrina and what has happened to the people living in the areas affected. There are other children who have had thoughts and feeling and have written about it. Look here to see what other kids are saying. If you have something you want to say, feel free to do so in the comments. We may be able to get your thought on the Time for Kids web page.