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By Elle Newbold and Donna Green-Townsend on August 13th, 2013 | Last updated: August 22, 2013 at 12:07 pm
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio scheduled the field hearing at the Franklin County Courthouse in Apalachicola to hear evidence concerning the oyster collapse. Speakers blamed the collapse on last year’s drought and poor water conservation practices in Georgia along the Chattahoochee river.