Seaworthy Art Exhibit Allows New Yorkers To Channel Their Inner Pirate

new-york-pelagic-bottle-photo.jpg Photo by George Boorujy As summer approaches, many New Yorkers head to the beaches along Long Island or the banks of the Hudson, to escape the heat island and pavement jungle. A few others build boats themselves to explore the East River or other waterways of the five boroughs. The life aquatic is a slice of open space in New York that few New Yorkers truly get to experience. New York City has 700 miles of coastline and 72 islands, but many New Yorkers rarely make it out to the waterfront, much less get in the actual water. In an attempt to buck that trend, Read the full story on TreeHugger