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Cleanup of 544 derelict boats after Hurricane Michael comes to an end

by Karl Etters 25 Jan 02:21 UTC
Hurricane Michael © noonsite.com

Three months after Hurricane Michael charged up from the Gulf, the 544 boats it left derelict in the water along Florida's Panhandle nearly all have been picked up.

It's been a coordinated, multi-million dollar project to remove the boats that pose an environmental hazard as they leak hydrocarbons into the water and a navigation hazard to other boaters.

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