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Gooseneck Cove & Salt Marsh By Roy Hilbinger
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A collection of photographs of the Gooseneck Cove wetland in Newport, RI by A. Roy Hilbinger
Field Guide to the Waynflete Fore River Salt Marsh By 4th and 5th Grade Students of 2006-2007
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For years students throughout Waynflete have explored the rich and diverse environment at the Fore River Fields. As part of the fourth and fifth grade curriculum students have spent time using the... More > salt marsh as their laboratory, studying this unique ecosystem. Through this unit students work to identify and learn about the plants and animals in this complex habitat and explore their ecological relationships. In the fall of 2006 as an extension of this study, the fourth and fifth grade students chose to share their knowledge with others in the Waynflete community by creating a scientific field guide of the marsh. Students mapped the trails and significant landmarks throughout the marsh and created observational drawings in nature journals. They each chose a plant or animal to research in depth and created a page in this collaborative guidebook.< Less
Cape May Stories By Miles Lizak
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"Cape May Stories" is a collection of short fiction set in the small, seaside town of Cape May, New Jersey. The stories play on the magical qualities of the place and the people who inhabit... More > it.< Less
ACID TOWN By Michael March
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After a controversial discovery on the salt-marsh, nature-loving Jonny Stamper and his mate, Dinners, find themselves at the centre of a provincial rumour mill. Reluctantly, the two friends are swept... More > along on a wave of small-town prejudice and indignation. This gives them a ring-side seat to a no holds barred fight to halt the Acid Factory’s planned multi-million pound, state-of-the-art, ultra-modern, energy-from-waste super incinerator which is set to dominate the town’s skyline. The boys join forces with the Tank and Drum workers along with a local environmental pressure group to witness the campaign unfolding first hand. For the remaining population of the small industrial township known as Acid Town, it is difficult to work out what is real and what is fake-news, misinformation or propaganda. ACID TOWN is both heartbreakingly sad and joyously funny in its portrayal of the subtle complexities in the mind of a fifteen year old lad.< Less
Shoreline Interventions for Coastal Resilience in Mystic, CT By Martha Abbott et al.
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Mystic is a historic village along the southeast coast of Connecticut. As a coastal community, the village is vulnerable to the negative impacts of sea level rise and storm surge inundation.... More > Shoreline Interventions for Coastal Resilience explores new ideas to improve protection where land meets water and provides the community with tools to envision these new ideas in situ. The report analyzes potential locations for living shoreline techniques, specifically breakwaters and marsh creation/ enhancement, based on shoreline criteria and environmental conditions. The proposed shoreline interventions are appropriate for particular residential, non-residential, and open space conditions in Mystic, yet they may be a model for other coastal communities in the northeast.< Less
Five Little Cygnets Cross the Bundoran Road By Jane Gilgun
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This picture book tells the story of how five cygnets and their parents overcame obstacles to get to the salt marsh on the other side of the road from the nest where the babies were born. First,... More > there was the traffic, until mother swan stood in the middle of the road. The traffic stopped. Then one of the babies was comfortable lying on the road. Once on the other side, the babies did not want to leave the warmth of the blacktop. Next, the wire fence prevented the babies from getting to the marsh. Finally, they made it. The cygnets and their parents paddled off into the southwest. Benbulben the mountain watched over them. The road they crossed is Bundoran Road, outside of Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ireland.< Less
Beatrix By Honore de Balzac
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It is colorful and an interesting view of the landscape and population of the salt marsh country near St Lazaire where your best sea salt is gathered. They flirt, they picnic, and they talk, talk,... More > talk< Less
1709 Pine Street By Pearce Grieshaber
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A history of 1709 Pine Street from its earlier history as brackish salt marsh and cypress swamps to the stucco structure that sits there today.
Five Little Cygnets Cross the Bundoran Road By Jane Gilgun
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THIS PICTURE BOOK TELLS THE STORY of how a swan mother and father overcome obstacles to get their five newly hatched babies safely across the Bundoran Road to the salt marsh on the other side. The... More > story ends with the babies and the parents safe in the salt marsh under the watch of Benbulben, the table mountain that the poet W.B. Yeats immortalized. The salt marsh is beside the Bundoran Road, outside of Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ireland.< Less
Five Little Cygnets Cross the Bundoran Road By Jane Gilgun
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THIS PICTURE BOOK TELLS THE STORY of how a swan mother and father overcome obstacles to get their five newly hatched babies safely across the Bundoran Road to the salt marsh on the other side. The... More > story ends with the babies and the parents safe in the salt marsh under the watch of Benbulben, the table mountain that the poet W.B. Yeats immortalized. The salt marsh is beside the Bundoran Road, outside of Mullaghmore, County Sligo, Ireland.< Less