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Galveston: Healthier After Disaster?

Hurricane Ike

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Hurricane IkeMass FloodingDevastationRecoveryFood DesertTraveling the Food DesertQuiet after ChaosBoarded UpBroken SidewalksWarming UpUnfit for OccupationEmpty Cedar TerraceVacant NeighborhoodsA New Future?Historic GalvestonMagnolia Homes

Hurricane Ike

Hurricane Ike slammed into the United States as a strong category 2 storm near Galveston, Tex., on Sept. 13, 2008. Those in low-lying areas who ignored evacuation orders and remained in their one- or two-story homes were promised "certain death" by the National Weather Service.

Photo Essay

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