The first U.S. offshore wind farm in Rhode Island is praised by the state's investments in marine spatial planning that helped launch this next phase in renewable energy development.
New algae species in Narragansett Bay, the first siting in New England, draws attention to a changing ecosystem and potential future impacts to Rhode Island's shellfish.
Artists Cynthia Davis and Kingsley Parker wrap up projects as the 2014 recipients of the Visual Arts Sea Grant that supports art focused on marine landscapes and heritage.
The Ocean Summit on Marine Debris was hosted during the Volvo Ocean Race in Newport to raise awareness about a growing global environmental concern that impacts all communities from Rhode Island to Sweden and China.
Allen Hazard, a wampum maker and member of the Narragansett Tribe, carries on an age-old tradition of creating objects of beauty and symbolism with quahog shells.
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