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'Professor Trash Wheel' makes its debut in Canton

'Professor Trash Wheel' makes its debut in Canton

A water wheel named "Mr. Trash Wheel" that pulls rubbish out of the Inner Harbor has become so widely popular — and so good at its job, to boot — that it now has a partner to help clean up Baltimore waters.

Environmentalists and city lawmakers unveiled a second water wheel, "Professor Trash Wheel," on Sunday at Harris Creek Park in Canton. The wheel has the same googly eyes as the first wheel at the mouth of the Jones Falls and had added eyelashes.

The new trash wheel is also smaller and operates more quickly because only small pieces of trash, such as plastic bottles and cigarette butts, flow into that part of the harbor. The tide also comes in...

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