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‘It’s working’: Boom system set up in Tijuana stops piles of trash from flowing into California

It’s been raining in the Tijuana-San Diego region since Friday and as it always happens, much of the runoff flows from south of the border through canyons into the U.S. bringing with it tons of trash, debris and plastics. Only this time, not as much is making its way north thanks to a trash collecting boom system that was set up in Tijuana last week. It was installed by WILDCOAST, an environmental group based in Imperial Beach, Calif. Read More