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Click 'Play' to see and hear Curt Dunstan, a Bechtel engineer, describe the appointments of a FEMA-issued travel trailer.

If pictures of the wholesale devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf Coast are what the American public remembers most about this disaster, then the bright white, 35-foot aluminum breadbox known as a "FEMA trailer" is a close second for Katrina's most iconic image.

These FEMA trailers dot the landscape here like metallic dominos, strewn along the Gulf Coast in patterns as random as the hurricane winds that took the dwellings they now replace. In other areas the trailers sit in neat tight rows, as if aligned by some control freak construction foreman.  Such areas are known as "emergency group"  sites -- or "egg" sites as FEMA personnel call them. They amount to aluminum subdivisions, complete with their own water, sewer and electric hook-ups; they have roads and even centralized laundry facilities in some cases.

Each 280-square-foot trailer is a self-contained study in pure economy class. The trailers are set up to sleep six -- a double bed in the “master” bedroom, bunk beds in the other bedroom and two on a sleeper sofa in the main living area. One adult might be able to ride out the maximum 18 months the trailers are on loan from FEMA, but toss in two adults and a couple of kids and perhaps a grandparent and you “have to live your life in shifts,” as one Bay St. Louis resident put it.

The units soak up outside cold and heat with fiendish efficiency, making them unbearable to live in without constantly running the heater or air conditioner, neither of which was meant to operate full time. Thankfully the trailers are hooked right into the local water and sewer system, alleviating the need for storage tanks or septic systems. And if you thought the hot water ran out fast at your house (which probably has a standard 60 gallon water heater), the water heater in a standard FEMA trailer has an almost cruel 10 gallon capacity. The one “luxury” provided is a microwave; however, the standard 1.4 cubic ft. capacity of the appliances would make even a student at state college turn up his or her nose.

In order to get into a FEMA trailer, you have to qualify as having lived in a house that is either no longer there or is uninhabitable. In order to prove you lived in the area, you need to show FEMA some verifying documentation.

"Proving you're a resident here, with all the documentation wiped out, has been a problem," says Sam Lamport, FEMA's division supervisor for Hancock County.
The process of applying and occupying a FEMA trailer can take "nearly 4-6 weeks," according to an agency fact sheet dated Dec. 5. The displaced must call FEMA and apply, then prove eligibility and then wait until a trailer comes available.

However, when MSNBC.com spoke to Lamport, there were 60-plus trailers ready to be moved into at a moment's notice, all located at "egg" sites. That seems to be at odds with one of the most common complaints one still hears around Waveland and Bay St. Louis: FEMA hasn't come up with the trailer they've promised to provide.

Lamport says it takes "three and four hours" to roll a trailer out of its staging area, set it at a home site, connect water, sewer and power lines and be ready for someone to move in. Bechtel, the private construction company that is under FEMA contract to install the trailers here, has been hooking up 150 trailers a day, Lamport says. But that number has dwindled significantly -- to about 50 per day -- because most of the need for trailer placements has now been filled, says Yogi Howell, FEMA's field supervisor in Hancock County.

'A lack of communication'

So why so many complaints? "It’s a lack of communication between the people that lost their homes and FEMA, because they didn’t call and say 'I need a travel trailer,'" says Lamport.

Howell, who is something of a disaster professional, having been in charge of installing FEMA trailers and other temporary housing for most of the country's major disasters of the last decade, including the Northridge earthquake in California, says "the travel trailer part of it is getting close to the end," and that soon FEMA will be concentrating on installing mobile homes.

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In the end, Howell figures there will be about 9,000 travel trailers in Hancock County. But that's just a guess, he says.

"You’ll never know that until the last application is taken, and all the systems are weeded through," Howell says. "That’s a hard number to always get. There used to be a theory behind it, a kind of formula, to figure out how many travel trailers you might need, except that (theory) sort of went away these last few disasters."

And while emergency group sites may have empty trailers "right now," it's often the case that people want a trailer on their own property. "But in order to install a trailer on a person's property, there needs to be water, sewer and electricity," Lamport says. And space; if there is too much debris, a trailer won't be hooked up until a space can be cleared, Lamport says. If those criteria aren't met, no trailer gets installed. However, Lamport did say that someone living in a trailer at an "egg" site can eventually have that same trailer moved onto their property whenever the utilities and debris issues are resolved.

The process of setting up the trailers in the aftermath of Katrina has been more daunting than any previous disaster worked by Howell, who said, "it was a damn mind-boggling deal to even start with."

'A total wipeout'

There was just nothing to work with, Howell says. "Normally you go into a disaster, but your infrastructure and stuff is intact. You got water, sewer, electric ... or something that’s easily fixed," he says. "And here it was a total wipeout and all of your infrastructure being gone. It’s been a challenge from day one. Everywhere you turned there was another obstacle."

Howell said FEMA is now looking at developing mobile home sites, a much more permanent solution than travel trailers. But mobile home parks require more finesse; more permitting, more approval from city and local officials.

But that's needed because the clock on the little aluminum trailers is already ticking. Eighteen months after occupation, everyone is supposed to be out and moving into more permanent housing, Lamport says. That deadline started the day after Katrina hit, despite the fact that not a single FEMA trailer had yet been installed.

When asked about the fairness of the timing Lamport purses his mouth, hesitates for a long while and finally says, "That’s what the policy says. That’s how the program goes.” And then, in a quick, almost exasperated addendum he says, "I’m sure FEMA isn't going to kick anyone out after 18 months ... given the magnitude of this disaster."

And what happens if, after 18 months with the trailer, someone finds they really love the trailer life, can they buy it from FEMA? "No," Lamport says. "The trailers all go back the General Services Administration where they are auctioned off," he says.

So, if someone wants the trailer they've been living in for a year and a half, they have give it away, figure out how to bid for it, instead of being allowed to buy it outright from the government, and then figure out how to transport it back to the area  Lamport is silent when asked about the practicality of such a policy.

And just because the occupants of a FEMA trailer get to stay in it rent free doesn't mean they don't have obligations.

Occupants "are supposed to keep the trailers clean," Lamport says. "There’s a move-in inspection that is performed, noting any damages," he says. "And any damages they cause they are responsible for when there’s a move-out inspection."

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I am from The Mississippi Gulf Coast Area.It took about 5 days or so to receive word that my father and brother were still alive. They live in Bay St. Louis, MS and stayed during the storm. The one street that my father lives on got minimal damage. My Grandparents lived on the point in Biloxi and lost everything. They had flood insurance and luckily didn't have any problems with their insurance company. My best friend who lives in Bay St. Louis didn't have flood insurance because she wasn't in a flood zone and wasn't allowed to purchase it. Well her home went under 8 feet of water. They have a FEMA trailer and are very greatful, but the insurance company has been giving them the run around. She also lost her father as a result of the storm. He was hospitalized at Keesler AFB before the storm and transported because the hospital was flooding. A lot of people in these areas understand what a hurricane can do. The people who didn't leave couldn't afford to or didn't realize it was going to be this bad.It still doesn't matter,this is our home and these are people who need us.We are all really blessed with the way people have been helping and trust me when you go there it's a very humbling experience to see this face to face. Some people have even turned to laughter to help this situation. I have some pictures of some homes in Biloxi that have FOR SALE...CHEAP spray painted on them. This goes to show the true spirit of the coast. I have seen people living in tents on their property..it's heartbreaking, but their spirit brings hope.
To all those who've helped in prayer or in giving ,etc..I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart.
To all those with harsh words...keep them tender, you may have to eat them one day.

A.Carr: Speaking as someone who lived and worked and PAID TAXES in Waveland, MS, I take offense at the cavalier attitude of those who have not walked in our shoes. Until you have stood in the livingroom of your apartment in water up to your neck, watching your life float around you please don't presume to judge anyone. I along with my husband, who had just had triple by-pass surgery, and my daughter were lucky to make it out before the water went over the ceiling. A lot of people didn't. Just remember one thing, Mother Nature is not choosy. She can wreak havoc on anyone regardless of where they live.

I live in Pascagoula, MS. We were hit hard by Katrina although according to the news it was only New Orleans and Hancock and Harrison County MS. The difference in Jackson County(Pascagoula) and the afore mentioned places is that our coastline was not littered with Casinos and retail space but with graced with beautiful and historic homes. One of which belongs to the Honarable Trent Lott. I along with my husband and three children 10,11, &14 are fortunate to have a Fema trailer to call home while we rebuild our home. I am proud to live in a country where they provide this to citizens in need. However, I would like to say that ordinary or shall I say extrodinary people and the religious organizations have in my opinion save Uncle Sams ..... The blessings we have recieved have been so abundant that it was almost worth losing all our worldly posessions to see that in our country there are so many generous loving & good people still in the world. Thank you to all of you that have come to our aid. May God bless you as you have blessed us

Hello,

My parernts lost their home in Waveland, Mississippi as so many others have. The story stated that the people are not getting the trailers due to lack of communication. Fema has the communication problem. Many people here applied and are still waiting for trailers. Many are living in tents four months later. I find it hard to think they put out 150 trailers a day or even 50 a day now because almost everyone has them. My parents applied with Fema in September for a trailer and it is now the end of December and still they are not in one. Fema needs to speed up the process you have to go through to get one. It takes forever to get one when you do apply. If you call Fema to ask about your status you always get a different person on the phone and answer to your question where is my trailer?! One last comment to the Dee Cliff person who said no one deserves help or a trailer from the goverment. That is what Fema was created for to help after an event like this. They are supposed to help get people back on their feet. Who else do you think is going to do it? The point of the fema trailers are to give people a place to live while they rebuild. My parents did have flood insurance and have had it for the last 40 years.

JP

To the brave souls saving their communities by staying in them in the midst of the impossible: Please don't let those outside the area convince you that taking taxpayer's money during this time is a burden. As a lifelong republican and staunch conservative, this is one situation during which I believe my taxes are justified. No one can imagine what you're living in - pictures, words and sound bites can't do it. Unless you get the 360, sour wind in your face, unnatural silence, jaw dropping experience of standing among an area of ruin larger than some countries, your opinion is not based in fact. There is no pulling yourself up by your bootstraps because your boots are gone. And so are your neighbors' and their neighbors' and in many cases those of your entire extended family. It's unprecendented - therefore opinions based on history or smaller scale occurences simply are not relevant. I applaud the bravery and courage of those who are living among the ruins because without them these special areas would not survive the way we knew them. And, if you knew them, you know exactly what I mean.

And, about the 3 hour hook-up time on the trailers....another instance of someone not grasping the vastness of the destruction. Where would they put the holding yard for 15,000 trailers anywhere near the coast when the coast is one big pile of debris? The trailers ARE kept 100-150 miles away because that's as close as they can get them in such large quantities. You can't frame this as a house fire or even a city burning down. Virtually the entire coast area is destroyed - a completely different set of challenges than one guy tragically losing his home or a vacationing couple taking advantage of an existing campground.

I took my wife to the MS. coast this week (she grew up in Pass Christian) and she cried for a full 30 minutes as we drove down Hwy. 90 W. from Gulfport. The only way we knew we had reached Pass Christian after turning north off of 90 was the water tower had the name Pass Christian painted on it. We never found the street where she grew up much less where the house used to be.

For anybody putting these poor people down for receiving assistance think about this when you go to bed tonight. What would you do if tomorrow morning you woke up and had lost everything... your house, car, job, stores, schools and everbody within 100 miles lost the same. Where would you go... what would you do? Stay with relatives or friends... oh wait they lost everything too.

It will take years just to clean up the mess not to mention how long it will take to rebuild. My guess is decades.

I would love to take those making complaints about people on the coast getting help down there and let them live for 4 months. I'll bet most couldn't handle it for 4 days.

My husband and I are Red Cross National Disaster Volunteers. We spent almost a month in Pascagoula, MS. We served about 8,000 meals a day out of our kitchen, delivering them throughout Jackson County in our ERVs. But this is not about us, its about the brave, wonderful people we met in Pascagoula. We met hundreds of people that were thanking God they were still alive. Who were hopeful that their lives would at some point stabilize. These stoic Americans refused to take more than what they actually needed and deferred to their neighbors if they thought they were more needy. We met people that before Katrina were very poor and others that were very rich, and everything in between. But the tragedy washed away the class system and everyone had the same needs...a roof over their heads, food, water, and someone who cared about their tomorrows. Yes, I could tell you come negatives, but why bother? Will it encourage those who are shivering in their tents? Will it change the tragedy that befell so many innocent people? These are people just like you and me...come on people lets offer encouragement and not point fingers of blame. We would like to go back to the area and visit the wonderful people who became "family" to us while we were there. I know someday we will. God bless you our friends in Pascagoula...we have not forgotten you, or ever will forget you. You are constantly in our prayers.

And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying, "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men."

The people who are upset are the ones who had insurance and if you are not in a flood zone you cannot purchase flood insurance. These people all live in a coastal area you would think the entire coastal area would be able to purchase flood insurance , but unfortunately this isn't the case. The flood zones are the areas that flooded during Hurricane Camille. This storm flooded areas that didn't flood in Camille. As far as sitting on their butts....these people are still working. There are several people who have been to work as soon as their workplace opened even after losing everything and staying in tents. I'm sure unfortunately there are very few people taking this situation for granted, but for the most part this is not the case. Most of the people who had insurance...due to the catastrophe and the amount of loss, the insurance companies are still giving a lot of people the run around. You would think the insurance companies would have been prepared, looking at the past history for Camille.(They are insuring coastal areas.) There is a lot of frustration, and believe me (I've been down there quite a bit since the storm) the people who have received some help are greatful. Please don't generalize this situation and make these people look like jerks. You may even only be describing the few who are taking this situation for granted. Now for those less fortunate who didn't have flood insurance...not because they couldn't afford it, or too stupid to buy it....because the insurance company WILL NOT LET YOU BUY FLOOD INSURANCE IF YOU ARE NOT IN A FLOOD ZONE!!! Complain about the insurance companies who force these people to use government assistance. These people do not enjoy relying on the government. How humiliating. These people are catching rides to and from work...yes they are working. These are some very humbled people and some of them even lost parents, children, etc. I had to go to my best friend's father's funeral and there were still boats in the cemetary that had washed up there. Then one of her cousins went to another funeral for her friend who's parents drowned right in front of him. This situation is humbling enough for those that live in it.
These people have lost everything and when you've had any kind of loss in this storm you have the right to stand up for yourself when some people ASSUME what is really going on down there.
Have a Safe and Happy Holiday Season, Everyone...even the Scrooges. :)

PLLeeassee that is the biggest bunch of crap I have ever heard 3 to 4 hours to get a trailer we wish. We were on fema's "list" and I use the term loosely for almost 90 days after Katrina. The guys took literally all day to set up the trailer. Why? I don't know. When they did finish our heater didn't work correctly. By the Way we are still waiting on that lovely repair. I am not trying to complain LOL I just wish the government would give a bit more accurate rep. of what they are really doing. Instead of telling lies when contacted by the media.

I agree with the overall opinion that contractors are bending over FEMA on the hours being charged out on each trailer for set up. Lets all admit though the whole country has become so money oriented that the first thing out of most peoples mouth is whats in it for me instead of tell me how I can help or I'm here call me if you want my help and don't worry about it it will come back around when I need help .This is a sad fact about america I'm getting bothered about more everyday. Example there is a local manufacturer that was building a cheap line of mobile homes for the estimated amount of 9 to 10 grand out the door to the dealers until their goodwill and willing to help people in need landed them a FEMA contract. Now amazingly they can build this trailer for 15,000.It is not a secret this is happening on most of products and services invloved in FEMA's relief Effort or shall we call it rip them for all we can cause its the government they have plenty! I personally beleive our government should spend some of the Fema allowance on investagation of fraud towards people who are truly in need. Just imagine what could be done with amount of money that was given to FEMA if people and companies remained honest during this transaction of rebuilding a city and so many peoples lives!!! I'm a beleiver it will come back around.

Please. Set up a trailer in 3-4 hours? Sounds like typical government BS to me. How many coffee breaks are involved in this task?

I say I escaped the Gulf Coast area in early October 2005 almost completely because of Hurricane IVAN. Katerina was not my last straw-Ivan was. It just took me over a year to be able to leave, so I was still just north of Panama City for Katrina. We knew it was going to be bad, and did not wish it on anyone. I can't comprehend the Katrina survivors having to live in tents-where is the media??? Why haven't pictures of what must be horrible living conditions been a daily feature on the news???

Y'all really don't understand what it takes to set up one of these FEMA trailers. Let me explain. When you have a travel trailer you pull into a RV park and hook up within a few minutes. Everything is right there, easy to hook up - water, sewer, electricity, etc. Now consider what it takes to hook up a FEMA trailer in a person's back or side yard. They have to run a wire from the eletric pole to the trailer - hardwire it. Many people have had ruined homes or slabs so there isn't a plug handy. Septic - again they have to run a sewer pipe into the home's existing sewer system or septic system. Or would you prefer FEMA spend thousands of dollars driving around pumping the sewage tanks of the trailers every few days. Water is the same way - hook it into the water system or, if you're lucky there's an outside faucet you can use with a hose connected to the trailer. There they have to block the trailer so it doesn't move and also use tiedowns so that it won't tip over in a storm. Of course with the elderly or handicapped then they have to build a wheelchair ramp for access. Now if any of you can do all this in 30 minutes then more power to you. You fail to understand that these people aren't pulling into a RV park on vacation with all the amenities or having a slumber party in their backyards with the trailer hooked up to the house. They will have to live in these trailers - their homes - for months to come. As to people who are dumb because they live on the coast...well the same could be said for people who live thorughout the country where earthquakes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards, etc occur. Perhaps we should not let any of these people have insurance. After all you know you live in those areas so take your chances. Let's see, every coastal state would not have flood insurance, California no fire or earthquake insurance, the midewest states no tornado insurance...hmmm...on and on. The point here is that if you have a choice to have insurance and you take it then you can blame people. But if you're told you can't have a certain type of insurance for an event and it happens then what - who is to blame then?

To all who thinks 3-4 hours to set up a trailer is BS. Have you ever set up one? (besides an RV). I had a FEMA trailer after Isabel on the coast of Virginia. The workers were from good ol Louisiana. They had to dig a 75 foot trench for the electrical conduit and water line, a 50 foot trench for the sewer to the septic tank, jack up the trailer and install cinder blocks to stabilize it, install tie-downs to prevent it blowing over and check out the operation of the heat, water heater, stove etc. I guess most people used to sitting at a computer keyboard don't appreciate how much manual labor is involved.

To those whining about Flood Insurance not being available blame your local officials. It is their responsibility to define the flood areas. My county did years ago even though the last flooding from a hurricane was in 1933. Seventy years prior to Isabel on 9/18/03. Except for the FEMA trailer I never expected nor asked others to pay any of my loss. I had insurance for that. Living on the water I fully expect the possibility of the loss of our home so we are prepared for it. We lost our home but it was far from a disaster.
Others should take note. It is not the responsibility of society (taxpayers) to bear any financial burden except for temporary shelter and food. If those who don't like the trailers expecting the government to build them houses then they better face reality.

Why are so many people focusing on the little things like how long it takes to hook-up a trailer. Your getting the brief overview from the Media and running with that grenade. Before you begin ranting about Government conspiracy, get the facts. Small hint...don't put blind faith in one media source as being all informative. They are slanted toward their own beliefs just like you.

My thoughts on these travel trailers. If it's taking four hours, it's taking four hours. I can hook-up a trailer in less time if I'm parking it at a camp site with hook-ups, BUT when these trailers are being hooked up at house sites with no pre-existing utilities, it might take a little time. Was there any mention of where the "Egg sites" were at? NO. Logistically, it's probably not next to the house that needed the trailer. The people who are delivering and installing these trailers aren't locals, maps will get them in the general area, but street signs and geographic landmarks have dissappeared.

Once we pay our taxes the money is no longer ours it is now the governments! If you don't like how it is spent call your representative or become the individual who is in charge of it and decides how it is spent. We can gripe and complain all we want but it still won't change the fact that people are still living in these trailers or tents with little-nothing left of their homes. What are they supposed to do now? WE ( the people of the North) Are sometimes to quick to judge. Who are we to judge when we have a house, food, bed, heat. I was in the military and did field training excersises in the middle of winter in 0 degree winter or colder at night with no field coat just my bdu top and bottoms. Was it my choice no My company commanders did we have heaters yes but only when there was fuel. Was there NO we stuck it out. Anyway... These people don't have a choice and shame on us for being quick to judge. Is there people abusing the system. There alawys is but what about the people that don't want the hand out that WORKED all there life to have it all ruined in a matter of days. What if next year there was a tremedous amount of tornadoes and flodding here in the north? What if that shoe was on the other foot? What if roles where switched? I would like to say that the south would help in which most probably would. I'm sure though that maybe some would say "oh thats your fault because you lived in a tornado area and it's your fault the dam to the reservoir broke and flooded your house that wasn't zoned for a flood. Yes the govenment has problems, How can they resolve them all in one presidency or two? I believe that America will be her own undoing because of our selfishness and pride! When someone offers to help take it. When the load is to much ask for help. But don't judge others when your high and dry while others did not choose their fate let alone the card they where delt! Shame on us ( the north ) for once again kicking someone while they where down. Congatulations though to those of you who can pull into a "fully catered" rv area and plug in; I have more respect for the ones that break there backs TO HARD WIRE IT IN AND DIG THIER OWN SEWER PIPE!!!!! ALONG WITH THIER OWN WATER THEY HAVE TO PLUMB IN that mast can't even drink due to the fact that it is not yet "clean" enough. But you "the north" just think about that the next time you go to your kitchen and get a glass of water or brush your teeth or even cook dinner with it!

Obviously I'm not condemning the whole north just the north that is fat and lazy enough to gripe and complain and "man" enough to kick someone while their down. You know who you are

Those with trailers should count their blessing. What do earthquake survivors in Pakistan have? What do tsunami survivors have in Sri Lanka? They certainly have no insurance, no FEMA, and no web site to complain to.

Placing a FEMA trailer at a residential site in New Orleans is far different than just parking one at a camp site. When my trailer was placed at my home,more than 20 feet of 4" PVC drainage pipe had to be installed to my sewer line. Regulations also requires that each of the trailer corner be anchored to a 4' auger stake which is not so easy to complete. I watch the men take almost 30 minutes just to placed one stake to the required depth. The temporary utility pole,required to be 4' below the surface, also proved to be quite a challenge when the crew kept hitting underground tree roots that were not obvious. Three to four hour to completed installation is a definite reality. By the way,the crew mentioned that my 3hour 30 minute installion was one of the easier jobs that they had all week.

JP Marion...i feel sorry for those people too...but they are not Americans...and certainly not Mississippians!!! lets take care of our own first then we can worry about the others

I was not on the gulf coast whe Katrina hit....I was in the house in Jackson MS preparing for a day of rain and wind...just like any other day when a strom is on the coast. I figured the least that would happen is that I would be withour power..that is what candles are for. I was not prepared for the Hurricane 2 hurricane that hit the capital city and I sure wasn't prepared for the tree that landed on my house and caved the living/dining area in...nor was I prepared for the 15 hours of rain that literlly flooded the INSIDE of my home...My heart goes out to all of the people that was in any way shape or form, affected by this disaster. And yes I had to relocate.

We continue to read the heart-breaking stories of the way people are living in the Katrina area's. THE richest country in the world, fighting a war on foreing soil -- costing 10's of BILLIONS of dollars and are own people continue to suffer. This is a perfect example of what happens when you elect Republicans. I abolutely believe that had Bill Clinton or any other caring Democrat had been President -- the response and subsequent actions would have been swift and certain. President Bush should spend Christmas with these people, in the trenches. And that still wouldn't help. Hang in there, the rest of the country is pulling for you. Wish I could help more.

The fema trailers are fill gap measures, not great but,but can anyone think of a faster solution? Lifes not perfect, but gov. can't totally make every thing roses from cradle to grave. I suppose maybe all these people could be housed in Barracks at closed Military bases.But then most would be unhappy about the location.
I know the life is hard, but no one can do every thing for someone else. Life in a travel trailer is just what you make of it.

We lost our stuff and home during hurricane. since we had family fema did nothing.. We worked for the last couple of months out of my truck until we were able to buy a used school bus off of I-10 between anahuac and winnie tx. we now took out all the seats and live in it working as we can odd jobs. Garage sales are nice to find furniture and odds and ends.. fema did nothing for us... be thankful...

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