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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 28-Sep. 3

By: Catie Leary on Sept. 2, 2011, 6:55 a.m.
Ahna Johnson boogie boards in one of Hurricane Irene's storm surges in the Mansfield Grove section of East Haven, Conn. on Aug. 28.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Hurricane boogie boarding

Ahna Johnson boogie boards in one of Hurricane Irene's storm surges in the Mansfield Grove section of East Haven, Conn., on Aug. 28.

Hurricane Irene hit the Connecticut coastline at high tide which turned the normally calm waters of Long Island Sound into a windy surf.