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Photo Illustration/New England Boating The towering crane on a barge near the shoreline inside Colt State Park [in Bristol, Rhode Island] that can be seen from Bristol’s Highland neighborhood is a sign of things to come for local fishermen.

The Department of Environmental Management, in partnership with the Nature Conservancy, began a reconstruction and expansion project for the popular fishing pier. Once complete, the site will give disabled anglers and others improved access to one of the state’s prime fishing areas.

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