NYC Turns Old Subway Cars Into Coral Reefs

From Viral Forest – How does NYC get rid of old subway cars?  By dumping them in the ocean, to make coral reefs. “It may seem like a wasteful act of reckless pollution, but there is a deeper purpose behind this odd method of disposal…”

The photos, by Stephen Mallon, are quite cool

And after only 5 years on the ocean floor, the results are effective: the creation of an active reef eco-system.

 

 

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