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The devastation of Hurricane Irma

People across the Caribbean and Florida are picking up the pieces after Hurricane Irma ripped through the region.

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Yaneisis Martinez hugs her two dogs over the remains of her house destroyed by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Larry Dimas walks around his destroyed trailer, which he rents out to others, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Immokalee, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. His tenants evacuated and nobody was inside when it was destroyed. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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A fallen palm tree and a roof litters a street as Rick Freedman checks his neighborhood's damage from Hurricane Irma in Marco Island, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Pedestrians walk by a flooded car on a street as Tropical Storm Irma hits Charleston, S.C., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

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Julie Robles walks through a flooded neighborhood, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, in Immokalee, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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Chris Stokes washes mud off his hands in the flooded parking lot of his father's convenience store as he cleans up the damage from Hurricane Irma in Everglades City, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Evacuees leave the Germain Arena, which was used as an evacuation shelter for Hurricane Irma in Estero, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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Olga Teakell hugs her grandson Gabriel Melendez, 9, after he cut his finger on glass, while he and his bother Ellisha Melendez, 12, left, help clean debris from Olga's destroyed home, in the Naples Estates mobile home park, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Naples, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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John Duke tries to figure out how to salvage his flooded vehicle in the wake Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

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Damaged houses are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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Overturned trailer homes are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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A woman reacts next to her belongings set to dry in front of her affected house by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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A despondent Mariela Leon sits in front of her flood damaged home after the passing of Hurricane Irma, in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Cuban state media reported 10 deaths despite the country's usually rigorous disaster preparations. More than 1 million were evacuated from flood-prone areas. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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A woman pushes the bicitaxi of her husband loaded with their belongings of his house flooded by the waters caused by the Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of miles of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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A man carries a large drum during the clean up of damage from Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Local residents affected by Hurricane Irma carry a bed from a destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Locals talk while waiting for transport next to a store destroyed by Hurricane Irma in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Affected by Hurricane Irma people prepare to wash in front of their destroyed homes in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Affected by Hurricane Irma people seek to save their belongings in their destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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Affected by Hurricane Irma a man seek to save their belongings in their destroyed house in Isabela de Sagua, Cuba, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. The powerful storm ripped roofs off houses, collapsed buildings and flooded hundreds of thousands of coastline after cutting a trail of destruction across the Caribbean. Cuban officials warned residents to watch for even more flooding over the next few days. (AP Photo / Ramon Espinosa)

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Debris from Hurricane Irma lays on the side of the Overseas Highway in Islamorda in the Florida Keys on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, as Hurricane Irma passes. (Charles Trainor Jr/Miami Herald via AP)

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Karyn Chapman cleans up debris in front of her destroyed home in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the Naples Estates mobile home park, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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Jean Chatelier gets a ride from a passing motorist after walking through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma to retrieve his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Jean Chatelier gets a ride from a passing motorist after walking through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma to retrieve his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Karyn Chapman in the Naples Estates mobile home park, cleans up debris in front of her destroyed home, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which passed through Sunday, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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Pierre Ghantos, rear, and his son Nathan paddle though their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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People line up for the announced opening of a Publix grocery store, the first food chain to re-open in Naples, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, which passed through Sunday, in Naples, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. The store could not open its doors on time because they were trying to get the cash registers online. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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Jean Chatelier walks through a flooded street from Hurricane Irma after retrieving his uniform from his house to return to work today at a supermarket in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Chatelier walked about a mile each way in knee-high water as a Publix supermarket was planning on reopening to the public today. "I want to go back to work. I want to help," said Chatelier. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Pierre Ghantos, left, and his son Nathan paddle though their flooded neighborhood in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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A view of the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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Damaged houses are shown in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

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Debris lies on the ground of a gas station in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in the Florida Keys. (Matt McClain/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)

Matt McClain

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A tree rests on a home after Hurricane Irma passed through Estero, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

Nicole Raucheisen

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Debris lies on the gound after Hurricane Irma passed through Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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Gov. Rick Scott flies over Jacksonville, Fla., in a military helicopter as he looks at damage to the downtown area during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, (AP Photo/John Raoux)

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The roof of a Sunoco gas station is destroyed after Hurricane Irma in Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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A cyclist rides past the iconic Everglades Wonder Gardens sign that damaged by Hurricane Irma in downtown Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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A cyclist passes a flooded street caused by Hurricane Irma in Bonita Springs, Fla., Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Nicole Raucheisen/Naples Daily News via AP)

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