Gowanus Walking Tour

Receiving 363 million gallons of raw, untreated sewage and stormwater per year, it’s no surprise the Gowanus Canal remains one of the most polluted waterbodies in the country. While we are not offering in-person walking tours at this time, there are still opportunities to learn about the Gowanus Canal and surrounding neighborhood. Take a socially distant walk using this handy walking tour guide! Learn about the past, present, and future of Gowanus and dig into some of the most pressing environmental issues in the neighborhood, along with the most innovative solutions. You can also learn more by following along with the video below: