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32 Tons of Dead Fish Cleared Out of Rio Olympic Rowing Venue

Thirty-two tons of dead fish have been cleared out of the lagoon where Olympic rowing and canoeing events will take place next year, officials in Rio de Janeiro said on Wednesday. More than 60 people from the city's sanitation department have been working daily since last Wednesday to remove the fish, with many thousands washed up on the shore, and will keep doing so until the problem is resolved, department officials said. Specialists dispute what caused the fish to perish, with...

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