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View of dead fishes and crabs at the Marapendi lagoon, in the Barra de Tijuca neighbourhood , in Rio de Janeiro, on December 11, 2012. The state Environmental Institute visited the area following a pollution report due to sewage and hot water --this latter caused by the hot wave affecting the city. Biologist Mario Moscatelli said that more than two tons of fish died in one day. AFP PHOTO /VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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View of dead fishes and crabs at the Marapendi lagoon, in the Barra de Tijuca neighbourhood , in Rio de Janeiro, on December 11, 2012. The state Environmental Institute visited the area following a pollution report due to sewage and hot water --this latter caused by the hot wave affecting the city. Biologist Mario Moscatelli said that more than two tons of fish died in one day. AFP PHOTO /VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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December 11, 2012
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158209436
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VANDERLEI ALMEIDA / Staff
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View of dead fishes and crabs at the Marapendi lagoon in the Barra de... News Photo 158209436Barra,Brazil,Crab,Dead,Environmental Damage,Environmental Issues,Fish,Horizontal,Lagoon,Residential District,Rio de Janeiro,ViewPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPView of dead fishes and crabs at the Marapendi lagoon, in the Barra de Tijuca neighbourhood , in Rio de Janeiro, on December 11, 2012. The state Environmental Institute visited the area following a pollution report due to sewage and hot water --this latter caused by the hot wave affecting the city. Biologist Mario Moscatelli said that more than two tons of fish died in one day. AFP PHOTO /VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)