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Louisiana Underwater: Life After Another Huge Flood

Floods ravaged the state of Louisiana, leaving at least 11 people dead and 30,000 more forced to flee rising waters after days of catastrophic rainstorms. Photographs by Brendan Smialowski

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    A boy rides his bike inside the flood-damaged Life Tabernacle Church on Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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    John Booth (left) sits with Angela Latiolais's (second from left) family while helping them save belongings after flooding on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    A dump truck stranded in a flooded construction site on Aug, 16, 2016, in Prairieville, La.

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    A boat full of dogs makes its way through a flooded neighborhood on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    Volunteers move cages at a temporary animal shelter inside the Lamar Dixon Expo Center near a flood victims' shelter after flooding Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    A family of deer makes its way through flood waters on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    People carry computer parts from a boat after flooding on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    A car partially submerged in flood waters on Aug. 15, 2016, in Denham Springs, La.

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    The Gold-N-Guns pawn shop seen in flood waters on Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, La.

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    Rubble burns after flooding on Aug, 16, 2016, in Denham Springs, La.

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    People sort through water-damaged products outside Jasmine's Beauty Supply following the floods on Aug. 16, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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    Mehmoud Elodeh walks over damaged merchandise as he checks on a clothing and shoe store following the floods on Aug. 16, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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    Tracy Thornton walks to his house through a flooded neighborhood Aug. 15, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.

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