Install and evaluate the use of nature-based approaches to protect coastal shorelines at the Connecticut College Arboretum in New London, Connecticut. Project will expand the use of green strategies to reduce storm-surge and restore salt marsh as buffers from storms and sea-level rise, and open community access to Long Island Sound.
NFWF Grant Profile
Long Island Sound Futures Fund
Project Title: Exploring Nature-based Restoration to Improve Shoreline Resilience and Public Access (CT)
Thames River, Connecticut College Arboretum shoreline, New London, Connecticut