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The skull of a whale that died after wandering into the Gowanus Canal will be displayed at TEDx Gowanus.

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Bridging Gowanus will tackle issues including balancing industrial uses with amenities such as parks.

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Elected officials are inviting residents to talk about how Gowanus should grow in coming years.

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Harvest Dome, a piece of "performance architecture," will be on display for the next six months.

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Artists who've documented NYC's waterways will converge at a panel in Williamsburg.

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Harvest Dome, a "performance architecture" piece, will be anchored for six months in the Gowanus Canal.

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Residents worry the Gowanus Canal cleanup will shut the public pool on Third Avenue and Degraw Street.

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The cleanup will take eight to 10 years, but won't make the canal safe enough for swimming.

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Midler, founder of New York Restoration Project, helped open the renovated Gil Hodges community garden.

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The Lightstone Group has donated $1,000 to the Gowanus Canal Conservancy.

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The Gowanus Canal Conservancy is teaming with restaurants to raise money for neighborhood improvements.

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Once a dumping ground for industrial waste, the polluted canal is seeing new life. Here's how to explore.

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The nonprofit Fifth Avenue Committee received the grant from the New York Community Trust.

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Almost 30 teams are signed up to participate in a boat race on the heavily polluted Gowanus Canal.

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A city project to help clean up the Gowanus Canal will wrap up by the end of the year.