From the Jody Kriss Blog: 3 Cool Gowanus Canal Happenings (Part 1 Continuation)1. The Floating GardenLast fall, a floating garden of sorts was unleashed on the Gowanus. The garden is built from numerous materials, including bamboo and coconut matting, with various plants carefully potted inside wide metal pipes that are filled with plastic water bottles. Part of it is solar-powered, as it desalinates water from the canal and also collects rainwater. The designers hope it will help scrub the canal clean, but its still very much an experimental project. Read more about Gowanus Canal Happenings in www.aboutjodykriss.com Jody Kriss (@JodyKriss) | Twitterhttps://twitter.com/jodykriss?lang=en[/list]The latest Tweets fromJody Kriss(@JodyKriss).Jody Krissis a real estate developer based in NYC and developing projects in Brooklyn and Manhattan.Jody Kriss, East River Partners LLC: Profile & Biography - Bloombergwww.bloomberg.com/profiles/people/19284824-jody-kriss[/list]Jody Krissis Principal/Co-Founder at East River Partners LLC. SeeJody Kriss'scompensation, career history, education, & memberships.