Would You Swim In Rio De Janeiro’s Polluted Waters?

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A sofa floats in the polluted waters of Jacarepagua Lagoon, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 9, 2015. A press tour was organised by biologist Mario Moscatelli, to call attention to pollution on the waters of the lagoons which surround the Rio 2016 Olympic Park. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A piece of a toy doll is seen on Fundao beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro, July 30, 2015. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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A toy is seen at Pombeba island in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 12, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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Dead fish lied next to a soccer ball on the banks of the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro February 24, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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Rubbish are seen on the banks of Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in Rio de Janeiro August 13, 2014. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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Rubbish covers the banks of Cunha channel, which flows into Guanabara Bay, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 10, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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Rubbish is pictured on the banks of Cunha channel, which flows into Guanabara Bay, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 10, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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Men ride a boat on Jacarepagua Lagoon, next to a barrier to collect rubbish, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 9, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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Rubbish covers the banks of Cunha channel, which flows into Guanabara Bay, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 10, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A bird eats a fish surrounded by dead fish on the banks of the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro February 24, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A toy doll is seen on Fundao beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 13, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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A toy car rests on the banks of Jacarepagua Lagoon, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 9, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A view of Jacarepagua Lagoon, during a press tour in Rio de Janeiro, March 9, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A man walks, with the Sugar Loaf Mountain in the background, near garbage on Botafogo beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 12, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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Garbage is seen near a fishing boat on Fundao beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 13, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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Dead fish are pictured on the banks of the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro February 24, 2015. (Photo by Ricardo Moraes/Reuters)

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A bird flies next to garbage in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 12, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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A plastic bottle and a tire are seen near a fishing boat on Fundao beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 13, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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A pipe is seen near a fishing boat on Fundao beach in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro March 13, 2014. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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