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A freight train is reflected in standing water near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A freight train is reflected in standing water near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A freight train is reflected in standing water near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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A bicyclist rides near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A bicyclist rides near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A bicyclist rides near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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A truck is shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A truck is shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

A truck is shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Vacant industrial land near salt marshes is shown in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Vacant industrial land near salt marshes is shown in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Vacant industrial land near salt marshes is shown in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Homes are reflected in standing water on vacant industrial land near salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Homes are reflected in standing water on vacant industrial land near salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Homes are reflected in standing water on vacant industrial land near salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Railroad tracks are shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Railroad tracks are shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Railroad tracks are shown near vacant industrial land and salt marshes in Newark, California, December 13, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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