Quick Facts

  • Founded in November 2005
  • by Sandy Rosenthal and son Stanford – then ages 48 and 15 – while evacuated from New Orleans and living in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Bona fide grassroots group
  • Incorporated non profit

Current Goal

To nominate the New Orleans breach sites to the National Register of Historic Places

Recent Media Hits

Recent Media Hits on Pinboard

Archive of videos on Levees.org Channel


Education that the flooding of New Orleans was a manmade civil engineering disaster, not a natural disaster


  • Expenses paid by supporter donations
  • No corporate sponsors
  • Accepts no funding from stakeholder groups or industries