Overall Hurricane Charley resulted in $16.3 Billion in damages and caused thirty five deaths. When Hurricane Charley made land fall at Cayo Costa with 145 mph it had a storm surge of eight feet, which was less than expected. Still erosion was a major damage that occurred in Lee County. “The county lost an average of 16 shoreline feet, 48% of sea turtle nests, and 14 million tourism dollars.”(Neal) While Hurricane Charley caused catastrophic damage to buildings, coastlines, and trees, many are...
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