PRATTSVILLE, NY - SEPTEMBER 1 : A woman uses a FEMA telephone to make a property report to the agency after flooding caused by Hurricane Irene destroyed the town on September 1, 2011 in Prattsville, ... more 
PRATTSVILLE, NY - SEPTEMBER 1 : A woman uses a FEMA telephone to make a property report to the agency after flooding caused by Hurricane Irene destroyed the town on September 1, 2011 in Prattsville, NY. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared the Catskill Mountain region a disaster area after rivers rose to record high levels, destroying buildings, roads and bridges.! (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images) less 
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