Aerial Image Shows Remains of Joplin High School


This one-foot resolution, digital aerial image of Joplin, Mo., was collected May 24, 2011, at approximately 9:30 a.m. The image shows the remains of Joplin High School, located at 21st and Indiana, just two days after a Level 5 tornado touched down on May 22, 2011 and destroyed most of the town. The image was collected by digital imaging aircraft owned by M.J. Harden (www.mjharden.com <http://www.mjharden.com> ), a GeoEye Company based in Mission, Kansas.

Image Credit: MJ Harden, a GeoEye Company