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How this river in the US inspired an environmental movement

This river in the U.S. was so polluted that it caught fire at least 13 times, becoming almost totally devoid of life. But over 50 years later, it has turned into a peaceful waterway and a powerful symbol of environmentalism. This is the story of the infamous Cuyahoga river.

06/27/2019 6:23 AM
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  • Tdh O.
    06/27/2019 07:07

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VtW8RkI3-c4

  • Eva L.
    06/27/2019 08:06

    Nature has an amazingly strong will to live

  • लुइस इ.
    06/27/2019 15:30

    Pasig River and Manila Bay have high chances of getting cleaned.

  • Mary M.
    06/28/2019 04:33

    The last fire was just after our year in Cleveland. (note Sarah!)

  • Mohammad A.
    06/28/2019 06:26

    جميل

  • Ghulam R.
    06/28/2019 08:02

    Great

  • Hafid L.
    06/28/2019 12:26

    ناس نظيفة

  • Malek S.
    06/28/2019 13:08

    Great

  • الحرباوي ح.
    06/28/2019 13:50

    روعة

  • Jasim A.
    06/28/2019 21:14

    IRAOI Government should do the same

  • Stephen W.
    06/28/2019 21:18

    Have you ever seen a river in Brazil

  • WoHoop C.
    06/29/2019 06:39

    Nice

  • Rika F.
    06/29/2019 08:21

    man it had to become THAT extreme to wake up!???

  • Manuel F.
    06/29/2019 12:22

    A lesson to be learned and the experience implemented in countless other rivers all throughout the world.

  • Asha L.
    06/29/2019 18:35

    Very dengerous. Nature

  • Glory K.
    06/29/2019 20:44

    😍🥰

  • Umin H.
    06/29/2019 20:47

    သိပ္ေကာင္းတယ္။

  • Alejandro R.
    06/29/2019 20:54

    Humans!

  • Lau C.
    06/30/2019 03:11

    Penang used mud balls to cure river contamination. Not sure what is the content.But just point out.

  • Edgardo G.
    06/30/2019 04:03

    Oxbows and meandering channels are indicators of an old river.