Newtown Creek, Pollution

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Lined with industrial facilities and refineries, the 3.5 mile length... News Photo5 Mile,Barge,Brooklyn - New York,Empire State Building,Environment,Environmental Issues,Estuary,Horizontal,Industry,International Landmark,Length,New York City,North America,Pollution,Queens - New York City,Refinery,River,USAPhotographer Collection: ASAblanca 2007 ASAblancaNEW YORK, USA -APRIL 27 2007: Lined with industrial facilities and refineries, the 3.5 mile length of the estuary known as Newtown Creek is one of the most polluted waterways in North America. (Photo by Eric O'Connell/ASAblanca via Getty Images)