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City of Collaborate with Navy, URI on Coastal Threats

Grant to Examine the Effects of Sea Level Rise, Storm Surge in and Around Navy Base, West Side of Aquidneck Island

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Source: City of Newport
City of Collaborate with Navy, URI on Coastal Threats

NEWPORT, R.I. (Thursday, October 15, 2020) – The City of Newport is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $598,000 grant from the Department of Defense, Office of Economic Adjustment, to develop strategies to protect critical resources along the West Side of Aquidneck Island from the anticipated effects of storm surge and sea level rise.


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