Playing Shark Tag Takes Teamwork

Jon Dodd, the Atlantic Shark Institute’s executive director, says getting a tag onto a shark works like a “NASCAR pit stop.” A crew of four, sometimes six, has a maximum of 12 minutes to work.

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Wildfire Study Commission Proposes Fire Road Mapping, Mitigation Plans

Despite the prevalence of forestland in Rhode Island, state and local officials often lack a comprehensive plan to manage wildfires.

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‘Trees for Trout’ Uses Christmas Trees for Fish Habitat, River Restoration

Every year in early January the state Department of Environmental Management invites the public to donate their used, conifer Christmas trees.

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