By Sarah de Sainte Croix, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Rio State government and the City Hall have announced that Ipanema will be the first beach to be cleaned-up as part of the new the Sena Limpa program. The principle water pollution along this part of the coast comes from sewage discharged into the Jardim de Allah canal which connects Lagoa (the lagoon) to the sea, and forms the border between Ipanema and Leblon.
The authorities report that . . .