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How did geographic conditions in Panama make it difficult to build a canal there?

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    It's prone to tropical diseases. The elevations also were a problem.

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    thank yuh very much! that wat i thought because of the mosquitos and yellow fever and malaria but i wasn't sure . thank yuh very much i appreciate it!!

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    You're very welcome.

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