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Human-Health Science in the US-Mexico Borderlands
Human-Health Science in the US-Mexico Borderlands
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Title: Human-Health Science in the US-Mexico Borderlands


Children playing in a makeshift swimming pool at a colonia in Aqua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico. Scientists examine the growing health concerns related to the fate of hazardous wastes and contaminants introduced into the air, water, and soils of the Borderlands region, as well as pathogens carried by wildlife, domesticated animals, and humans.


Date Taken: 1/1/2003

Photographer: Hugo Rodriguez-Gallegos
Photographer Organization: USGS

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


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Type: JPEG image - 1.20 MB
Dimensions: 1415 x 1074
Resolution: 72 dpi

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