The Martin Pea is an estuarial channel that connects San Juan Bay home to Puerto Ricos most important port and San Jose Lagoon a delicate ecosystem right in the middle of urban San Juan. For a century the channel has been a dumping ground for trash and sewage and it has shrunk to little more than a trickle. Community leaders are preparing to restore it to its original dimensions - a task that will involve moving thousands of people who have made their home on the infill. Read More

The Martin Pea is an estuarial channel that connects San Juan Bay home to Puerto Ricos most important port and San Jose Lagoon a delicate ecosystem right in the middle of urban San Juan. For a century the channel has been a dumping ground for trash and sewage and it has shrunk to little more than a trickle. Community leaders are preparing to restore it to its original dimensions - a task that will involve moving thousands of people who have made their home on the infill. Read More

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