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Published January 06, 2012, 12:00 AM


Imperial Tropical's breeding manager Kevin Kramer holds a male Swordtail Wednesday Jan. 4, 2012, at the tropical fish farm in Lakeland, Fla. Almost all the nation's domestically-raised tropical and ornamental fish come from Florida, and when cold weather strikes the results can be devastating. It will be days, if not weeks, before farmer Fran Drawdy discovers how the recent cold snap will affect her fish. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
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