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Whoever owned this place would still have to breath the same air and drink the same water and eat the same food as everyone else, Duncan knew that much. This far inland, the crops would be relatively safe from the sea; there would be no destroying floods of salt, evaporating to leave behind white, crystalline mounds that would support no life. Duncan suspected that they must use filtration plants to remove toxic chemicals from the water, including the rain. It was hard to tell whether the water was polluted by metal oxides, that much would be apparent in the taste; the presence of carcinogenic pesticides would only emerge much later. They would have to use to keep the pests under control. Rich or poor the problems they faced were something that all people would have in common.