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    Question Where can I find these boats?

    I recently came across this article that appeared in the Houston Chronicle Nov. 7, 2002. Can anyone tell me what kind of boats they are referring to? How many of you guys in Texas use airboats? 50 residents rescued ... they sound like great flood rescue boats! Any information on these things?

    Nov. 7, 2002

    Rivers and bayous starting to subside
    Houston, TX

    The rain-swollen San Jacinto and Trinity rivers appeared to slowly subside today, but only after flooding dozens of homes and roadways in Harris, Montgomery and Walker counties. ...

    Two subdivisions south of Conroe -- River Plantation and McDade Estates -- were the hardest hit by the flooding, and emergency workers spent hours using airboats to rescue as many as 50 residents from water-logged homes. ...
    Last edited by Firebug030; 12-11-2002 at 11:21 AM.

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