Repurposing Subway Cars - KIALOA

September 05, 2017

We all know that the ocean's ecosystem has suffered greatly at the hands of human carelessness. Now we are doing something to regenerate a healthy ecosystem by using subway cars that are no longer used. We might think that this would be wasteful but these pictures tell a different story.

 

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Stunning Photos Showing NYC Subway Cars Being Dumped Into the Ocean

 

It’s not every day you see a series of photos clearly documenting someone with a front end loader pushing industrial waste directly into the ocean without any care of secrecy or stealth. Photographer Stephen Mallon captured this series of pictures over three years to document the unusual methods that New York City uses to dispose of its subway cars, but before you jump to conclusions, be sure to scroll all the way to the bottom, because this dumping has a secret purpose!

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