Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Harriet and M15, the famous bald eagles from the Southwest Florida Eagle Cam bring nesting material and sticks while rebuilding their nest after it was destroyed by Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 18, 2022. The whole nest was lost but is being built in the same location. The streaming cameras were damaged so it unknown when it will be back up and running.
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  • Christmas, Florida

    Christmas, Florida
    Chris P. Bacon, a beloved young pot bellied pig who is a kind of mascot at Airboat Rides at Midway, surveys the damage brought by the high water levels brought to the area by Hurricane Ian on the St. Johns River just west of the Brevard County line in Christmas, Fla., Oct. 12, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Shrimpers watch an NFL football game under the bow of the 75-foot-long trawler Baby Girl, which was grounded by Hurricane Ian, in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., Oct. 9, 2022.
    Jay Reeves/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Michael Phelps searches through the remains of his property in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 8, 2022.
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  • Sanibel, Florida

    Sanibel, Florida
    A Florida Army National Guard chinook helicopter delivers supplies after Hurricane Ian passed through the area in Sanibel, Fla., Oct. 08, 2022. Residents of the island are hopeful that the causeway onto the island will be repaired soon so they can start the process of rebuilding their homes after it was heavily damaged during the hurricane leaving the island cut off from the mainland.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Bonita Springs, Florida

    Bonita Springs, Florida
    Mold grows on furniture as volunteer workers, from the Crisis Cleanup program from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, clean out a water damaged home in the Spring Creek Village neighborhood in Bonita Springs, Fla., Oct. 8, 2022.
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  • A message spray painted on a door reads 'you loot. we shoot.' in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 7, 2022.
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  • San Carlos Island, Florida

    San Carlos Island, Florida
    An excavator is used to clear debris left in the wake of Hurricane Ian, Oct. 6, 2022, on San Carlos Island, Fla.
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  • San Carlos Island, Florida

    San Carlos Island, Florida
    Snowbird Bruce Hickey, 70, walks along the waterfront, now littered with debris including shrimp boats, in the mobile home park where he and his wife Kathy have a winter home, a trailer originally purchased by Kathy's mother in 1979, on San Carlos Island, Fla., Oct. 5, 2022, one week after the passage of Hurricane Ian.
    Rebecca Blackwell/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    President Joe Biden hugs a local resident impacted by Hurricane Ian at Fishermans Wharf in Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 5, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    Remains of destroyed restaurants, shops and other businesses are seen after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., Oct. 4, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters
  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    A pair of birds wait to be transported back to the mainland in Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 4, 2022. Volunteers helped rescue hundreds of birds from a sanctuary that was damaged.
    Robert Bumsted/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    A worker releases flood water from the refrigerator after standing it back up, as contractors clean a ground-floor river-front apartment which was flooded during the passage of Hurricane Ian, at the Riverwalk housing complex in Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 5, 2022.
    Rebecca Blackwell/AP
  • Arcadia, Florida

    Arcadia, Florida
    A flooded trailer park is seen after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction in Arcadia, Fla., Oct. 4, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters
  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    A destroyed home is seen in the wake of Hurricane Ian, Oct. 3, 2022, in Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Arcadia, Florida

    Arcadia, Florida
    Flooding along the Peace River is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Arcadia, Fla., Oct. 3, 2022.
    Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    A damaged vehicle sits among debris after hurricane Ian passed through the area, Oct. 3, 2022, in Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    Rescuers help evacuate Suzanne Tomlinson, a resident who rode out the storm, as they carry her to a waiting boat in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian on Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 2, 2022.
    Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    A yacht sits in the front yard of a home In the wake of Hurricane Ian, Oct. 2, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Win Mcnamee/Getty Images
  • Matlacha, Florida

    Matlacha, Florida
    A broken section of the Pine Island Road, debris and destroyed houses in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Matlacha, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022.
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  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    Physician Karen Calkins tends to Mona Guibord, 94, as she waits to be evacuated in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022. The only bridge to the island is heavily damaged so it can only be reached by boat or air. Older people with limited mobility and those with chronic health conditions were especially vulnerable when Hurricane Ian slammed into Southwest Florida.
    Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    Dirk Russell, who has medical issues, lies on the sofa with his dog in his waterlogged home that flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian on Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022. The only bridge to the island is heavily damaged so it can only be reached by boat or air. Older people with limited mobility and chronic health conditions were especially vulnerable when Hurricane Ian slammed into Southwest Florida last month.
    Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

    Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
    Beachgoers look at a large shrimping boat that was swept ashore by hurricane Ian in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Oct. 1, 2022.
    Jonathan Drake/Reuters
  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    Dogs are strapped onto an external cargo platform of a helicopter as owner Tom Koch is evacuated by helicopter by members of mediccorps.org, who arrived with two helicopters, paramedics and volunteers, help evacuate residents in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian on Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022. The only bridge to the island is heavily damaged so it can only be reached by boat or air.
    Gerald Herbert/AP
  • Pine Island, Florida

    Pine Island, Florida
    Destroyed homes and businesses on Pine Island, Florida are seen from a U.S. Army National Guard Blackhawk helicopter as U.S. National Guard Bureau Chief General Daniel Hokanson tours the area by air after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction in Pine Island, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022.
    Kevin Fogarty/Reuters
  • North Port, Florida

    North Port, Florida
    Residents and their two dogs return to their home in a neighborhood flooded by the rising Myakka River in the wake of Hurricane Ian, Oct. 1, 2022, in North Port, Fla.
    Win Mcnamee/Getty Images
  • Sanibel Island, Florida

    Sanibel Island, Florida
    A destroyed portion of the causeway from Fort Myers to Sanibel Island is seen in this frame grab from video shot out of a U.S. Army National Guard Blackhawk helicopter as U.S. National Guard Bureau Chief General Daniel Hokanson tours the area by air after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction on Sanibel Island, Fla., Oct. 1, 2022.
    Kevin Fogarty/Reuters
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Clouds are reflected on a flooded street with submerged cars in the Orlovista neighborhood following Hurricane Ian, Oct. 1, 2022, in Orlando, Fla.
    Bryan R. Smith/AFP via Getty Images
  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    Flood waters cover the street of the South Battery in Charleston, S.C., during Hurricane Ian on Sept. 30, 2022.
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  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    A man carries his pet dog on a flooded street, as hurricane Ian bears down on Charleston, S.C., on Sept. 30, 2022.
    Jonathan Drake/Reuters
  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    A child runs under a fallen tree from the effects from Hurricane Ian, Sept. 30, 2022, in Charleston, S.C.
    Alex Brandon/AP
  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    Caden Simmons, a 16-year-old local resident, walks with a U.S. flag on a flooded street after he recovered it from flood waters, as Hurricane Ian bears down on Charleston, S.C., Sept. 30, 2022.
    Jonathan Drake/Reuters
  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    A motorist drives though high water, as another turns around during the effects from Hurricane Ian, Sept. 30, 2022, in Charleston, S.C.
    Alex Brandon/AP
  • Charleston, South Carolina

    Charleston, South Carolina
    A worker moves a sandbag after a pump was placed to remove water from the Battery as the effects from Hurricane Ian are felt, Sept. 30, 2022, in Charleston, S.C.
    Alex Brandon/AP
  • Matlacha, Florida

    Matlacha, Florida
    Whitney Hall (R) embraces a friend atop the remains of his home amidst wreckage left in the wake of Hurricane Ian on the island of Matlacha on Sept. 30, 2022 in Matlacha, Fla.
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  • Matlacha, Florida

    Matlacha, Florida
    An aerial image shows the only access to the Matlacha neighborhood destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2022.
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  • Arcadia, Florida

    Arcadia, Florida
    Homes and businesses are flooded from the rising waters of the Peace River after Hurricane Ian, on Sept. 30, 2022, in DeSoto County outside Arcadia, Fla.
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  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    Part of a destroyed mobile home park is pictured in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    People clear debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Val Stuart talks on a cell phone as she sits on the bed she setup on the floor after the apartment where she was staying was flooded when Hurricane Ian passed through the area, Sept. 30, 2022 in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Volunteers distribute food for affected families in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2022.
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  • Sanibel, Florida

    Sanibel, Florida
    An aerial image shows the collapsed Sanibel Causeway in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Sanibel, Fla., on Sept. 30, 2022.
    Ricardo Arduengo/AFP via Getty Images
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    An aerial image shows a flooded neighborhood following Hurricane Ian, on Oct. 1, 2022 in Orlando.
    Bryan R. Smith/AFP via Getty Images
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Cars sit in floodwater near downtown after Hurricane Ian brought high winds, storm surge and rain to the area causing severe damage in Orlando, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
    Gerardo Mora/Getty Images
  • San Carlos Island, Florida

    San Carlos Island, Florida
    Residents survey damage left behind by Hurricane Ian on San Carlos Island in Fort Myers Beach, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022. The extent of Hurricane Ian's destruction became clearer on Thursday as people across southwestern Florida, left without electricity, drinking water or inhabitable homes, began to assess the damage and gird for what Gov. Ron DeSantis said would be a yearslong recovery.
    Johnny Milano/The New York Times via Redux
  • San Carlos Island, Florida

    San Carlos Island, Florida
    Boats sit grounded in a woodland area and along the side of the road after being displaced by rising water from Hurricane Ian near Fort Myers Beach on Sept. 29, 2022 in San Carlos Island, Fla.
    Win McNamee/Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Damaged homes and debris are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Lee County, Florida

    Lee County, Florida
    Stan Pentz walks out of a Iona neighborhood in Lee County, Florida, after Hurricane Ian came ashore, Sept. 29, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    A flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Fort Myers, Fla., on Sept. 29, 2022.
    Ricardo Arduengo/AFP via Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Damaged boats are seen amid a downtown condominium after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction, in Fort Myers, Florida, Sept. 29, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Residents exit a military vehicle after being rescued from their flooded homes by members of the Florida National Guard in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Orlando, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
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  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    Destroyed buildings are left behind from the effects of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • A first responder with Orange County Fire Rescue makes her way through floodwaters looking for residents of a neighborhood needing help in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in Orlando, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
    Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP
  • Sanibel Island, Florida

    Sanibel Island, Florida
    A home burns in the wake of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, on Sanibel Island, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Workers repair broken traffic light wires after Hurricane Ian caused widespread damage and flooding, Sept. 29, 2022, in Orlando, Fla.
    Joe Skipper/Reuters
  • Punta Gorda, Florida

    Punta Gorda, Florida
    A boat lays sideways in a canal in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Punta Gorda, Fla.
    Bryan R. Smith/AFP via Getty Images
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    People paddle a canoe next to a submerged Chevy Corvette in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Orlando, Fla.
    Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Sean Hunt sits on the trunk of his damaged car in front of his camper in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Ricardo Arduengo/AFP via Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Stedi Scuderi looks over her apartment after floodwater from Hurricane Ian receded, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Neighborhoods stand flooded in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian in the area around Fort Myers, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
    US Coast Guard via AFP/Getty Images
  • Port Charlotte, Florida

    Port Charlotte, Florida
    Residents line up for free food being distributed from a taco truck at a gas station damaged by Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Port Charlotte, Fla.
    Win McNamee/Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    A section of the Sanibel Causeway that was washed away by Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Meyers, Fla.
    Steve Helber/AP
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Residents are rescued from floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Orlando, Fla.
    John Raoux/AP
  • Bonita Springs, Florida

    Bonita Springs, Florida
    People walk past beachfront property damaged by Hurricane Ian on Sept. 29, 2022, in Bonita Springs, Fla.
    Sean Rayford/Getty Images
  • Sanibel Island, Florida

    Sanibel Island, Florida
    A damaged causeway to Sanibel Island is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, near Sanibel Island, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Fort Myers Beach, Florida

    Fort Myers Beach, Florida
    Area where homes once stood is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Damaged boats and debris rest against the shore in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Damaged homes and debris in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Wilfredo Lee/AP
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Flooded streets are seen after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction in Fort Myers, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Brenda Brennan sits next to a boat that pushed against her apartment when Hurricane Ian passed through the area on Sept. 29, 2022 in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Punta Gorda, Floria

    Punta Gorda, Floria
    A man begins cleaning up after Hurricane Ian moved through the Gulf Coast of Florida on Sept. 29, 2022 in Punta Gorda, Fla.
    Win McNamee/Getty Images
  • Punta Gorda, Florida

    Punta Gorda, Florida
    Damaged homes are seen after Hurricane Ian moved through the Gulf Coast of Florida, Sept. 29, 2022, in Punta Gorda, Fla.
    Win McNamee/Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Damaged boats are seen downtown after Hurricane Ian caused widespread destruction in Fort Myers, Fla., Sept. 29, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters
  • Orlando, Florida

    Orlando, Florida
    Authorities transport a person out of the Avante nursing home in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022, in Orlando, Fla.
    John Raoux/AP
  • Orange County, Florida

    Orange County, Florida
    Orange County firefighters help people stranded by Hurricane Ian, Sept. 29, 2022 in Orange County, Fla.
    Orange County Fire Rescue's Public Information Office via AP
  • Naples, Florida

    Naples, Florida
    The storm surge from Hurricane Ian sends water through the streets of Naples, Fla., Sept. 28, 2022.
    Naples Police Department/UPI via Shutterstock
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    Vehicles make their way through a flooded area after Hurricane Ian passed through the area on Sept. 29, 2022 in Fort Myers, Fla.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Sarasota, Florida

    Sarasota, Florida
    Motorists travel across the John Ringling Causeway as Hurricane Ian churns to the south in Sarasota, Fla., Sept. 28, 2022.
    Sean Rayford/Getty Images
  • Havana, Cuba

    Havana, Cuba
    Waves hit the Malecon in Havana, Sept. 28, 2022, after the passage of hurricane Ian.
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  • Havana, Cuba

    Havana, Cuba
    An old American car passes through a flooded street in Havana, Sept. 28, 2022, after the passage of hurricane Ian.
    Yamil Lage/AFP via Getty Images
  • Fort Myers, Florida

    Fort Myers, Florida
    A man walks away from the beach ahead of Hurricane Ian, in Fort Myers, Fla., Sept. 28, 2022.
    Marco Bello/Reuters