Hurricane Irma andHurricane Marialeft a trail of destruction when they swept over the Caribbean last September.
Recovery has been slow in places likePuerto Rico, but it’s well on its way in St. Martin, an island that is controlled by France in the north and the Netherlands in the south.
These GIFs show what the island looked like right after the hurricane and how it looks now.
The transformation is miraculous.
CORRECTION: A previous version of this story included a photo from Martinique.
This article originally appeared on HuffPost.