Living Breakwaters Featured on Smithsonian.com
In an article titled “Oysters Could Save Staten Island From the Next Hurricane Sandy”, 2014 Fuller Challenge Winner Living Breakwaters is featured as a unique strategy that integrates storm protection and environmental restoration.
The article also notes a partnership with the Billion Oyster Project.
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The Living Breakwaters project was granted $60 million for design and implementation by the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery, and work is currently underway. For an update on the project’s progress, click here.