National Geographic: ‘Everything has changed’ How hurricane preparations are adapting to a deadly pandemic

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With Tropical Storm Marco and Hurricane Laura (Category 4) both brewing in the Gulf at the same time, a historical first, the city of New Orleans was faced with a dual crisis. Unlike any previous hurricane, city leaders had to figure out a way to evacuate citizens while abiding by the social distancing guidelines as the city has one of the highest infection rates in the country. To learn more about what New Orleans and the cities surrounding have done, click here.

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