Thicker Than Water?

On Thursday morning, assessment teams from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers fanned out along the banks and bridges of the Industrial Canal in the eastern part of New Orleans, the waterway that had proved to be the weakest link in the city's storm defenses during Hurricane Gustav.
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