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Florida oyster drought

Published August 17. 2013 4:00AM
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Anthony Coulter explains Friday to Florida Gov. Rick Scott, left, and other elected officials in Apalachicola, Fla., that his catch of oysters has dropped dramatically this year. Saying it's time to fight for the economic future of Apalachicola Bay, Scott announced that Florida will file a lawsuit against Georgia over its consumption of fresh water in a river system that serves three Southeastern states.

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