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FILE - In this June 19, 2009 file photo, a Central Michigan University graduate student holds an eastern fox snake in the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge in James Township in Saginaw County, Mich. A committee of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a hearing on whether construction of a proposed Fermi 3 nuclear power plant near Monroe, Mich., would harm the habitat of the endangered reptiles. (AP Photo/The Saginaw News, Jeff Schrier, File)