Katrina Aftermath Links

(Links added: Monday, September 5, 2:00 p.m.)

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Alabama: Department of Transportation

Hurricane Katrina Updates

http://www.dot.state.al.us/Docs/Bureaus/Public+Affairs/Administrative/Hurricane+Updates

Alabama, Gulf Coast: Alabama Gulf Coast Convention & Visitors Bureau

Hurricane Katrina Update

http://www.orangebeach.com/crisis/

Alabama, Gulf Shores: Gulf Coast Newspapers

News

http://www.gulfcoastnewspapers.com/

Alabama, Mobile Newspaper: Mobile Register

News

http://www.al.com/mobileregister/

Alabama, Mobile TV: WALA (FOX-10)

News

http://www.fox10tv.com/

Alabama, Mobile/Pensacola TV: WKRG (CBS-5)

News

http://www.wkrg.com/

View Live Streaming Video

http://www.wkrg.com/servlet/Satellite?pagename=WKRG/MGArticle/KRG_BasicArticle&c=MGArticle&cid=1031784760343

Alabama, Mobile/Pensacola/Ft. Walton Beach TV: WPMI (NBC-15)

Message Board (registration required to post)

http://feedback.wpmi.com/forum.aspx?forum=FA2BC5FC-44BF-41F0-8875-C855E4CE3625

News

http://www.wpmi.com/

Florida, Pensacola: Operation Open Heart/Open Home

Clearing house to match people stranded near Pensacola with people willing to open their homes http://www.catcountry987.com/ohoh.html

Florida, Pensacola TV: WEAR (ABC-3)

News

http://www.weartv.com/

Gulf Coast News

Message Board

http://www.gulfcoastnews.com/MessageBoard1.htm

Help, How You Can

List of agencies involved in aid

http://people.aol.com/people/articles/0,19736,1100077,00.html

Louisiana, Covington Newspaper: Covington News Banner

Message Board

http://www.newsbanner.com/guestbook

News

http://www.newsbanner.com/

Louisiana: Department of Transportation

Department of Transportation website

http://www.dotd.state.la.us/

Louisiana, Houma Newspaper: The Courier

News

http://www.houmatoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/frontpage

Louisiana, Larose/Golden Meadow/New Iberia Radio: KLRZ100.3FM/KLEB1600AM/KANE1240AM

Listen Live

http://www.klrzfm.com/

Louisiana, Metairie Newspaper: Daily Journal Of Commerce

Daily Construction News

http://www.djc-gp.com/

Louisiana, New Orleans: American Red Cross

Inquiries about people that did not evacuate the greater New Orleans area

866-438-4636

Louisiana, New Orleans: Missing Persons List

Searchable Message Board (registration required to post)

http://www.nola.com/forums/searching/

Louisiana, New Orleans Newspaper: dBusiness News

Daily Business News

http://neworleans.dbusinessnews.com/index.php

Louisiana, New Orleans Newspaper: The Times-Picayune

News

http://www.nola.com/hurricane/katrina/

Louisiana, New Orleans Radio: WWOZ

List of Found New Orleans Musicians

http://www.wwoz.org/

Listen Live (click on WWOZ In Exile stream links on home page)

http://www.wwoz.org/

Louisiana, New Orleans TV: WDSU (NBC-6)

News

http://www.wdsu.com/index.html

Louisiana, New Orleans TV: WGNO (ABC-26)

News

http://abc26.trb.com/

Louisiana, New Orleans TV: WLAE (PBS)

News

http://www.pbs.org/wlae/

Louisiana, New Orleans TV: WWL (CBS-4)

Breaking news web blog
http://www.wwltv.com/local/stories/WWLBLOG.ac3fcea.html

Message Board (registration required to post)

http://www.wwltv.com/forums/index.php?sid=73cdff1d172265f19c4f44b5aff2c21a

News

http://www.wwltv.com/

Search Message Board

http://www.wwltv.com/forums/search.php

Update on road conditions and parish openings
http://www.wwltv.com/local/stories/WWL090205traffic.19cf7e92.html

Louisiana, Slidell Newspaper: Slidell Sentry-News

Message Board

http://www.newsbanner.com/guestbook

News

http://www.slidellsentry.com/

Mississippi, Biloxi/Gulfport/Gulf Coast Newspaper: The SunHerald

News

http://www.sunherald.com/mld/sunherald/

Resident Info Line

866-453-1925

Searchable Message Board (registration required to post)

http://forums.sunherald.com/n/mb/listsf.asp?webtag=kr-biloxkatrina

Town-By-Town Damage Reports

http://www.sunherald.com/multimedia/sunherald/KRT_packages/archive/katrina/gulf_map/index.htm

Mississippi, Biloxi/Gulfport/Pascagoula TV: WLOX (ABC-13)

Message Board (registration required to post)

http://forums.worldnow.com/groupee/forums

News

http://www.wlox.com/

Mississippi: Department of Transportation

Emergency Traffic Conditions due to Hurricane Katrina

http://www.gomdot.com/

Mississippi, Gulfport: Gulfport News Interactive Online Newspaper

Message Board (link at top of page)

http://www.gulfportnews.com/

Mississippi, Moss Point: We Care Hospice's Hurricane Katrina Forum

Message Board

http://wecarehospice.com/phpBB/viewforum.php?f=3

Mississippi, Ocean Springs: OceanSprings-MS.com Forum

Message Board

http://oceanspringsms.proboards12.com/index.cgi?board=general

Mississippi, Picayune Newspaper: Picayune Item

News

http://www.picayuneitem.com/

Mississippi, State of

Hurricane Katrina Disaster Information / Missing Person Form

http://www.mema.ms.gov/

Navy, U.S.

24-hour help for sailors and their families

877-414-5358

News: Topix.net

Searchable local news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web

http://www.topix.net/

News Media List: Kidon Media-Link

Links to newspapers and other media sources

http://www.kidon.com/media-link/usa.shtml

Photos: Aerial Damage

Images of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama after Hurricane Katrina made landfall  http://ngs.woc.noaa.gov/katrina/KATRINA0000.HTM

Resources: Katrina Help Wiki

Up-to-the-minute information relevant to cleanup and recovery after Hurricane Katrina http://katrinahelp.info/wiki/index.php/Main_Page

Resources: Links And Phone Numbers

Relief, Local, State, and Federal Agencies

http://survivedkatrina.proboards54.com/index.cgi?board=lsf&action=display&thread=1125576875

Search and Rescue: Louisiana State Office of Emergency Preparedness

Urgent Search and Rescue requests

225-925-7708, 225-925-7709, 225-925-3511, 225-925-7412

Search and Rescue: Mississippi

Lost/trapped/stranded requests

601-360-0054

Search and Rescue: Pets

Humane Society Disaster Call Center

800-HUMANE-1

Search and Rescue: U.S. Coast Guard

Recovery Assistance Form to submit missing/stranded persons information

http://homeport.uscg.mil/mycg/portal/ep/programView.do?channelId=-18301&programId=22283&programPage=%2Fep%2Fprogram%2FsarRequest.jsp&pageTypeId=13489&BV_SessionID=@@@@1431303974.1125781515@@@@&BV_EngineID=ccccaddfikfggfjcfjgcfgfdffhdghk.0

Survivor Contact: American Radio Relay League

Find an ARRL affiliated club near the person you are looking for

http://www.arrl.org/FandES/field/club/clubsearch.phtml

Hurricane Katrina Volunteer Signup Database

http://katrina.ab2m.net/

Survivor Contact: American Red Cross’ Family Links Registry

Register yourself, a missing loved one, or view the existing list

http://www.familylinks.icrc.org/katrina/locate

Hotline to help assist family members who are seeking news about loved ones

877-LOVED-1S

Survivor Contact: DirecTV

E-mail survivors who are watching Channel 100

mailto:katrina@directv.com

Text message survivors

48433

Survivor Contact: Life List

Connecting Hurricane Katrina Victims To Loved Ones... One Call At A Time

http://lifelist.us/index.html

Survivor Contact: MSNBC’s Looking For List

Alphabetical list of survivors that people are looking for

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9159961/

Survivor Contact: Friends And Family Locator Assistance Hotline

Enter the phone number of missing person to find out if they have left a message

877-206-7500

Survivor Contact: Holiday Inn Employees

Employees Evacuated from Hurricane Impacted Areas Please Call

http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/6c/1/en/c/2/content/dec/teaser/6c/1/en/lp/katrina.html

Survivor Contact: Missing People Photos

Help Re-unite missing from people Hurricane Katrina

http://gulfcoast.photofreeway.com/

Survivor Contact: Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network

Form to submit your inquiry to be sent to the disaster area where SATERN personnel will attempt to locate the person

http://www.tsasw.org/qso/healthandwelfare.asp

Survivor Contact: Wal-Mart Employees

Search and post messages for Wal-Mart associates and loved ones affected by Hurricane Katrina

https://ecs.wal-mart.com/CrisisComm/

Survivor Database: CNN’s Safe List

Alphabetical list of known survivors

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2005/hurricanes/list/

Survivor Database: Katrina Survivor-Connector List

Searchable by last name

http://wx.gulfcoastnews.com/katrina/status.aspx

Survivor Database: MSNBC’s Safe List

Alphabetical list of known survivors

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/9159954/

Survivor Database & Information: Hurricane Katrina Survivors

Searchable by last name

http://www.hurricanekatrinasurvivors.com/main/

Survivor Databases: Links To Survivor Lists

Master list of survivor lost and found websites

http://www.blessingsontheweb.com/

Survivor Employment: Temporary Jobs

Find temporary jobs

http://www.blessingsontheweb.com/

Survivor Home Recovery: Papers And Books

Tips to dry waterlogged papers, books

http://www.theadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/DB/99999999/NEWS0501/50831012/1075

Survivor Housing: Homes For Katrina Victims

Find safe temporary housing for those displaced by Hurricane Katrina

http://www.homesforkatrina.org/index.html

Survivor Housing: Housing Opportunities For Katrina Victims

Offer up housing space for victims, or hurricane survivors can search for available rooms/houses/apts./etc.

http://www.katrinahousing.org/

Survivor Housing: Temporary Housing

Find temporary housing

http://www.blessingsontheweb.com/

Survivor Medical Supplies: LifeGas Oxygen

Medical oxygen into the needed hurricane emergency zones from Pensacola, FL

http://www.lifegas.com

mailto:Kyle.Kopytchak@Lifegas.com

850-572-4470, 850-505-0200

Survivor Medical Supplies: Louisiana Emergency Prescription Refills

Evacuees can go to any CVS, Kroger, Rite Aid, Walgreen’s, or Wal-Mart pharmacy

Survivor Message Board: Hurricane Katrina Survivor Database

Posts by known survivors

http://www.hurricanesurvivors.org/

Survivor Message Board: Katrina Lost & Found

Message Board

http://www.katrinalost.com/forum.php?page=0&category=0&order=time

Survivor Message Board & Message Relays: Hurricane Katrina Forum

Message Board

http://skaffe2.com/SMF/index.php

Relay messages FROM survivors who may not be able to phone family and friends about their condition and location

800-603-3169

Survivor News: BBC News World Edition

News and Missing People Postings

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/talking_point/4202042.stm

Survivor Pet Shelter: Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association

Lists of places accepting pets

http://www.mirawebdesign.com/katrina.html#find

Survivor Registry: Next Of Kin Registry, National

Register information for missing people

http://nokr.org/nok/restricted/home.htm

Survivor Resources: American Red Cross

Communication instructions

http://neworleans.craigslist.org/about/help/katrina_cl.html

Survivor Resources: Blog Links

For survivors and families

http://msnbc.msn.com/id/9144525/

Survivor Resources: CNN’s Help Center

List of links where you can share information and send help

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2005/katrina/help.center/#gh

Survivor Resources: Craigslist

Look for missing family/friends, provide temporary shelter, volunteer, community notices/updates http://neworleans.craigslist.org/about/help/katrina_cl.html

Survivor Resources: FEMA Mapping and Analysis Center

National level Geographic Information System (GIS) support and coordination to the Agency

http://www.gismaps.fema.gov/

Survivor Resources: Hurricane Katrina Resources

Links page

http://www.mirawebdesign.com/katrina.html#find

Survivor Supplies: Water

How to distill clean water from dirty water

http://www.wwltv.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=16576

Survivor Transportation: Blessings On The Web Links

Find transportation

http://www.blessingsontheweb.com/

Volunteer: Clothes/Food/Money

Food Not Bombs needs clothes/cooking equipment/food (vegetarian)/cooks/money to provide for displaced families

http://www.foodnotbombs.net/katrina.html

Food Not Bombs’ e-mail list serve

mailto:fnbnetwork@lists.riseup.net

Volunteer: Computer/Internet

Add/find links for this page

mailto:KatrinaAftermathLinks@yahoo.com

Scan the message boards for distress calls and collect scattered hospitality/job offers

http://www.blessingsontheweb.com/

Volunteer: Grassroots/Low-Income/People of Color-Led Hurricane Katrina Relief

Support local, grassroots relief efforts

http://www.sparkplugfoundation.org/katrinarelief.html

Volunteer: Scam Avoidance

Be generous, but be careful about who benefits from your generosity

 

People I am looking for:

 

Burger, Jason and his parents or other relatives (Gulfport, MS)

 

Cusick, Gunde (Diamondhead, MS)

 

Lizana, Carla (Bay St. Louis, MS)

 

Sykes, Clayton and Lisa (Biloxi, MS)

 

Whittaker, Helga (Diamondhead, MS)

 

E-mail status to: Mailto:KatrinaAftermathLinks@yahoo.com