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USGS Scientists Tracking Environmental Damage From Floyd--Heavy Flooding Caused Heavy Pollution

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While much of eastern North Carolina remains under water, U.S. Geological Survey scientists and hydrologic technicians are boating over rooftops, submerged cars, and bridges and roads topped by deep water to collect data and determine the amount of environmental damage done by Hurricane Floyd's heavy rains.

While much of eastern North Carolina remains under water, U.S. Geological Survey scientists and hydrologic technicians are boating over rooftops, submerged cars, and bridges and roads topped by deep water to collect data and determine the amount of environmental damage done by Hurricane Floyd's heavy rains.


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United States Geological Survey. "USGS Scientists Tracking Environmental Damage From Floyd--Heavy Flooding Caused Heavy Pollution." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 24 September 1999. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/09/990924075720.htm>.
United States Geological Survey. (1999, September 24). USGS Scientists Tracking Environmental Damage From Floyd--Heavy Flooding Caused Heavy Pollution. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/09/990924075720.htm
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