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Caption only: Troubled waters of the Salton Sea

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A slick of dead tilapia is crowded into a man-made inlet by the tide and winds at the Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge near Desert Shores, Calif. Some residents say the dead fish are part of the natural cycle of the lake. Others wonder if wastes dumped in the sea from Mexico play a role.