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Boating in Toxic Floodwater

Two Texas residents set out on a small motorboat to join the Hurricane Harvey rescue effort.
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By Arlo Perez

When Hurricane Harvey dumped a record-setting 48 inches of rain on Lumberton, Texas—a city 100 miles northeast of Houston—two nearby residents set out on a small motorboat to join the rescue effort amid MRSA, E. coli, and other threats. 

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