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One month on, Florida struggles after Hurricane Irma

It has been one month since Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys as a Category Four storm. The chain of islands sustained substantial damage – almost a quarter of all homes were destroyed.

It has been one month since Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Keys as a Category 4 storm.

The chain of islands sustained substantial damage – almost a quarter of all homes were destroyed.

A massive cleanup operation is still under way, but with peak tourist season approaching many are eager to get back to business.

Al Jazeera’s Andy Gallacher reports from the Florida Keys.