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Model Boats Set to Launch From Polluted Newtown Creek : Slideshow

Saturday, September 08, 2012

Courtesy Laura Chipley, Nathan Kensinger and Sarah Nelson Wright
The Newtown Creek Armada has already created video installations with some of the footage gathered by their model boats along the creek.
Courtesy Laura Chipley, Nathan Kensinger and Sarah Nelson Wright
A view from the water, of the remote-controlled boats patrolling the creek with video cameras.
Courtesy Laura Chipley, Nathan Kensinger and Sarah Nelson Wright
A voyage along Newtown Creek.
Courtesy Laura Chipley, Nathan Kensinger and Sarah Nelson Wright
Wright said each of the nine model boats is made from material repurposed from Newtown Creek.
Courtesy Laura Chipley, Nathan Kensinger and Sarah Nelson Wright
Boating along Whale Creek, a tributary of Newtown Creek, which runs for about four miles between Brooklyn and Queens.

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