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Katrina: 10 years feels like the blink of an eye

Editor’s note I wrote today for EMS1.

Hurricane Katrina made landfall ten years ago. This anniversary is an occasion to read remembrances, watch videos and look at photos from the days during and after the storm.

As I watched the events unfold from 1,000 miles away, I was keenly aware that many of my EMS colleagues were wrapping up EMS Expo, just-married family friends were trying to get out of the city, and EMS responders throughout the Gulf Coast were plunging into the unknown.

ReadĀ more about my memoriesĀ of then and emotions now.


By Greg

Elearning designer, writer, podcaster, blogger, presenter and paramedic. To relax I run and bike as far and as fast as I can. Also like to read a lot and fast.