URI Professor James Miller answered several questions recently about whether wind turbines have an effect on whale safety and health.Continue reading "Offshore wind turbines not cause of whale strandings, deaths, says URI ocean engineering professor"
URI’s Coastal Resources Center is leading a statewide initiative to document Rhode Islan’s robust “Blue Economy’’ – the vast array of businesses, industries and institutions tied to the state’s waters.Continue reading "URI’s Coastal Resources Center leads major statewide initiative on Rhode Island’s ‘blue economy’"
Block Island Times – GSO professor John King monitors undersea cables for EMFsContinue reading "Impacts of nation’s first offshore wind farm studied"
Westerly Sun Providence JournalContinue reading "Scientists, fishermen, state officials review first year of nation’s first offshore wind farm"
Find out what it’s like to journey to the bottom of the world during a discussion at the University of Rhode Island Thursday with scientists who conducted research there. Two graduate students who went on expeditions to Antarctica will share their experiences during a presentation at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 16 in Corless Auditorium on […]Continue reading "Bay Discussion Series to explore South Pole adventures Nov. 16"
Newport Buzz – GSO marine scientist Robert Kenney and URI ocean engineering professor James Miller contribute research evidence for their case in Letter to the EditorContinue reading "Editorial: URI researchers: Block Island wind farm “highly unlikely” to have caused whale’s death"
Jennifer McCann, director of U.S. coastal programs for the Coastal Resources Center at the University of Rhode Island and extension director of Rhode Island Sea Grant, has received an international award for her work in coastal and ocean planning. McCann is the recipient of the 2017 Peter Benchley Ocean Award for her Rhode Island Ocean […]Continue reading "URI’s Coastal Resources Center wins 2017 Peter Benchley Ocean Award"