DOCUMERICA (1971-1977): Photographer – Hope Alexander, World Trade Center, NYC, USA.


ONE EXAMPLE OF LANDFILL IN MANHATTAN, NEW YORK. IS THIS SITE FOR BATTERY PARK CITY, A HUGE HOUSING COMPLEX. LANDFILL AND INCINERATION ARE ALTERNATIVES TO OCEAN DUMPING. BUT INCINERATION ADDS TO AIR POLLUTION AND LAND FILL NEEDS ADEQUATE OPEN LAND WHICH IS HARD TO FIND, AND IT IS ALSO MEANS A POTENTIAL DANGER OF POLLUTING GROUNDWATER NEAR THE DUMP SITE, 06/1974.

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