Satellite photos show Hurricane Ida’s damage to Louisiana coast – and it’s not pretty

Mark Schleifstein / 16 October 2021 Satellite photos taken six weeks after Hurricane Ida blasted southeast Louisiana show its storm surge, waves and winds devastated a large swath of wetlands in the north central Barataria Basin, gashing a coastal buffer that helps protect 1 million people from flooding. The European Space Agency Sentinel 2 images, captured before [...]