Monday, February 26

Tire Reef Off Florida Proves a Disaster

"FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A mile offshore from this city's high-rise condos and spring-break bars lie as many as 2 million old tires, strewn across the ocean floor -- a white-walled, steel-belted monument to good intentions gone awry.

The tires were unloaded there in 1972 to create an artificial reef that could attract a rich variety of marine life, and to free up space in clogged landfills. But decades later, the idea has proved a huge ecological blunder."

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1 comment:

suriya said...

Thank you my dear, keep an eye out for the rest of it :)

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