waste / environment feature ideas

I am excited by the prospect of using drones to capture environmental devastation! This could include stories like those I see previously mentioned on the blog (Sandy coverage, trash-filled coastlines along the Hudson, etc) which are great ideas, or:

Newtown Creek with its “15-foot-thick layer (in some places 25 feet) of polluted sludge¬†that has congealed on the creek bed.” This particular inlet near my apartment is especially startling to see from above.

Screen Shot 2014-10-31 at 1.48.12 PM


Dead Horse Bay‘s trash-and-horse-bone-filled landscape. Read about it.