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Photo of pararescueman Staff Sgt. Lopaka Mounts receiving a hug from a resident after Hurricane Ike, Sept. 13, 2008.
Keene, New Hampshire
Exterior rendering of the proposed Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care Center
Photo showing skyline of Texas Medical Center
Fire Season - JLS Photography
Destruction to the Norwalk Calf Pasture Pier caused by Hurricane Sandy
Photo of flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy in Brooklyn, New York
Recreational boats on quiet water with seaside homes in background.
Photo of tornado damage in Greensburg, Kansas
Photo of plume of smoke is seen rising from the North Fork fire in Jefferson County, Colorado
Photo of Greenwich Hospital
Photo of storm-damaged railroad tracks
Photo of "Old Red" building on UTMB campus, Galveston Island, Texas
Spruce needles and young cones
A type one heavy air tanker takes off from air command to fight the Hayman fire southwest of Denver.
Dunes at Island Beach State Park
Photo of washed out bridge
Blue Skies and Solar panel at the Blue Lake Rancheria
A rock groyne at Atlantic Beach, New York.
Santa Ana winds carried a fire across Camp Pendleton's Las Pulgas area on September 28, 2005. The brush fire consumed 1,250 acres of the base's open land.
Panini Bay Restaurant in Tuckerton, New Jersey
Mercy Hospital Joplin
Photo of Long Island City, Queens, New York City