Monday, October 4, 2010

Gowanus Garbage

Watch this disturbing video depicting trash and sewage flowing freely in our beloved Gowanus Canal.

What can you do about it? Volunteer with Gowanus Canal Conservancy! Email to volunteer and be a steward of this waterway.


Collins said...

Great topic here.
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Anerie said...

This is disgusting, makes me so sad. We need to save Brooklyn! I wanted to let the Green Team know about a brooklynite - Ibrahim Abdul-Matin - who I met recently at Greenlight Bookstore in Ft. Greene. He's the author of a new book, "Green Deen: What Islam Teaches About Protecting the Planet." With our growing Muslim population here in Brooklyn, we should think about engaging those folks in environmental causes. His website is cool -

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