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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 22-28

By: Catie Leary on Aug. 27, 2010, 6:14 a.m.
A surfer rides the waves to get away from the summer heat.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Go with the flow

A surfer cuts through a wave on Aug. 24 at Venice Beach, Calif. After a mild summer, a heat wave has finally hit Southern California and a heat warning was issued for all inland and valley areas.