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Guardsmen, Border Patrol Rescue Texans Impacted by Harvey

National Guardsmen and Border Patrol agents rescue residents in Houston and Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017, from severe flooding caused by storm Harvey. Photos by multiple photographers
A Border Patrol agent helps a woman board a boat as another woman stands in chest-deep waters preparing to board.
A Border Patrol riverine agent assists two women as they board an airboat during search and rescue operations in a flooded subdivision of Houston, Aug. 30, 2017, in the aftermath of storm Harvey. Harvey made landfall early Aug. 26 as a Category 4 hurricane near Rockport, Texas, and was later downgraded. Customs and Bor ...More
A Border Patrol riverine agent standing in calf-deep flood waters helps a woman to board an air boat during search and rescue operations
A Border Patrol riverine agent lends a hand to a woman as she boards an airboat during search and rescue operations in a flooded subdivision of Houston, Aug. 30, 2017, in Harvey's aftermath. Customs and Border Protection photo by Glenn Fawcett
A Border Patrol riverine agent secures a resident in his boat during search and rescue operations
A Border Patrol riverine agent secures a resident's life vest during search and rescue operations in a flooded subdivision of Houston, Aug. 30, 2017, in Harvey's aftermath. Customs and Border Protection photo by Glenn Fawcett
A Border Patrol agent drives an airboat carrying two boys wearing life vests.
Border Patrol riverine agents transport evacuated residents on an airboat during search and rescue operations in a flooded subdivision of Houston, Aug. 30, 2017, in Harvey's aftermath. Customs and Border Protection photo by Glenn Fawcett
A man standing in waist-deep water looks towards a house where two people are standing in ankle-deep water.
Members of Texas Task Force 1, the state's primary search and rescue team, coordinate the evacuation of residents in areas devastated by flooding from Harvey in Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Robert Shelley
A military tactical vehicle creates a splash as it drives on a flooded street.
Texas Army National Guardsmen drive through a flooded residential area during water rescue operations in Harvey's aftermath in Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017. The guardsmen are assigned to the 36th Sustainment Brigade. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Robert Shelley
An airman stands atop a light medium tactical vehicle in a roadway.
Texas Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Agustin Salazar stands ready to document a civilian recovery mission in a light medium tactical vehicle during water rescue operations in Harvey's aftermath in Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Robert Shelley
Guardsmen prepare to unload residents during water rescue operations in Texas.
Texas Army National Guardsmen prepare to unload residents stranded by flooding caused by Harvey in Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017. The soldiers are assigned to the Texas Army National Guard’s 36th Sustainment Brigade. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Robert Shelley
A soldier in a military vehicle talks to a rescuer standing by the vehicle in waist-deep waters.
Texas Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Jacob Padgett, right, and Rescue Specialist Samuel Hendricks of Texas Task Force 1 coordinate the evacuation of residents in flood-affected area in Sugar Land, Texas, Aug. 30, 2017, in Harvey's aftermath. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Robert Shelley
A Border Patrol agent helps a woman board a boat as another woman stands in chest-deep waters preparing to board.
A Border Patrol riverine agent standing in calf-deep flood waters helps a woman to board an air boat during search and rescue operations
A Border Patrol riverine agent secures a resident in his boat during search and rescue operations
A Border Patrol agent drives an airboat carrying two boys wearing life vests.
A man standing in waist-deep water looks towards a house where two people are standing in ankle-deep water.
A military tactical vehicle creates a splash as it drives on a flooded street.
An airman stands atop a light medium tactical vehicle in a roadway.
Guardsmen prepare to unload residents during water rescue operations in Texas.
A soldier in a military vehicle talks to a rescuer standing by the vehicle in waist-deep waters.