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Published August 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Google Beach Mapping


In this photo taken July 30, 2013, and made available by Visit Florida, Chris Officer carries a Google street view camera as he walks recording St. George Island beach in the Florida Panhandle. Visit Florida, the state's tourism agency, partnered with Google in the effort to map all 825 miles of Florida’s beaches. The Florida project is the first large-scale beach mapping project. (AP Photo/Visit Florida, Colin Hackley)
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