The First RI Wetland Permit
Photograph by: Chris Fox
Date of Photograph: July 27, 2010
The Lower Shannock Falls project was granted the state's first wetland permit under the new RIDEM restoration permitting team. This team was formed by RIDEM with stimulus funding to ensure that public project's funded by ARRA money would move quickly through permitting while still receiving the intense scrutiny that RIDEM is renowned for.