Barrington, RI, Salt Marsh Restoration Begins

EastBay-Restoration Nature got a helping hand recently as restoration experts descended upon RISD Beach, just west of Barrington [Rhode Island] Town Beach, to make changes to the tidal marsh lands and improve the flow of saltwater in the important ecological area.

Wenley Ferguson, restoration specialist at Save The Bay, and her team were at the upper Narragansett Bay beach recently to make improvements to the area that over the years has become an unhealthy environment for natural marsh grasses that are an important part of the ecosystem.

Read more about the Barrington salt marsh restoration project.