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Floods May Contaminate Drinking Water (260)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Floods could leave “water, water everywhere, and not a drop to drink” for some Tennesseans, a University of Tennessee water quality specialist said Tuesday.  Tim Gangaware of UT-Knoxville’s Water Resources Research Center said recent floods across the state increase the risk of contaminated drinking water.  “Floods can present problems from pathogens and