Building the High Road

Building the High Road PREPARING ROADS TO WITHSTAND FLOODING AND EROSION By Sue Kennedy | Photographs by Monica Allard Cox   Roadwork planning can be complicated, requiring careful coordination of state and local government efforts and financial and staff...

The Experimental Coast

The Experimental Coast RHODE ISLAND'S LIVING SHORELINE PROJECT COULD REDUCE EROSION By Annie Sherman | Photographs by Monica Allard Cox WALKING DOWN THE BEACH AT ROSA LARISA PARK in East Providence’s Riverside neighborhood, Janet Freedman points out the visible signs...

A River Runs Through It

A River Runs Through It A CHANGING CLIMATE, INCREASING DEVELOPMENT, AND AGING, ANTIQUATED DAMS ARE PUTTING RHODE ISLAND CITIES AND TOWNS IN PERIL By Bob Gulla | Photographs by Monica Allard Cox THE DAME AT THE SOUTHERN END OF THE  John L. Curran Lower Reservoir in...