Historic Aerial Mapper

This map is a great archive of historic satellite imagery of the Ocean State, with a special nod to Providence. 

Source: mapper.provplan.org


Rhode Island educators invited to participate in expedition aboard URI ship Endeavor

Rhode Island educators interested in marine science are invited to apply to participate in a three-day oceanographic expedition aboard the University of Rhode Island’s research vessel Endeavor in August.

Up to 12 educators from kindergarten through college will live and work aboard the 185-foot ship from August 17 to 19 and learn various research techniques for studying the biology, physics, chemistry and geology of the sea.To apply to participate in the August expedition, educators should visit Rhode Island Teacher-at-Sea. For more information, contact Maryann Scholl at 401-874-6500 or mscholl@uri.edu. Application deadline is May 31.

Source: www.uri.edu