Related Web Sites
The following list provides information and links to Web sites
similar to the Rhode Island Habitat Restoration Portal. These sites
contain components such as a project inventory, restoration analytical
tools, geographic mapping applications, and monitoring information.
Island Sound Habitat Preservation and Restoration Project
This site provides links to the water quality program-monitoring
page. Although it is not used specifically for restoration monitoring,
helpful information is given on some monitoring applications and
techniques. In addition, the site links to the Long Island Sound
Restoration Initiative, links to other restoration program Web sites,
and proposed habitat sites for restoration.
This site provides information about local and regional coastal
habitat restoration projects, as well as descriptions of coastal
habitats, links, maps, and upcoming events.
The mission of the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management is to balance the impact of human activities
with the protection of coastal and marine resources through planning, public involvement, education, research,
and sound resource management.
Woonasquatucket Wetland Restoration
RIDEM, EPA, and URI in partnership with the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council and officials from the six
watershed cities and towns undertook a multi-year project to identify and prioritize potential wetland and buffer
restoration sites in the Woonasquatucket Watershed.
The Chesapeake Bay Program Web site contains information on submerged
aquatic vegetation (SAV), outlines the restoration of SAV sites.
It contains a conceptual model of SAV habitat interactions and a
habitats requirements list. Also included is a section on fish passages,
which includes restoration goals and the design of fishway structures.
The wetlands portion of the site includes protection and restoration
goals, and restoration and preservation summaries. Included in the
monitoring sections are lists of environmental factors for monitoring
and an outline of a citizen-monitoring program.
Southeast and Gulf Coasts
Wetland Information Center
This site provides online tools and information for restoration
planning, implementation, and management in Florida's wetland habitats
and their associated uplands.
Office of Coastal Restoration and Management
This site includes over 150 restoration projects that detail monitoring
plans, progress reports, and project information for each site.
In addition, monitoring data, contact information, publications,
and hydrographic data is available through the site.
Department of Natural Resources Mapping Applications
This site includes an interactive GIS mapping application, which
includes resources such as aerial photos, townships, state and federal
restoration projects, coastal monitoring stations, and many additional
useful mapping applications.
of Wisconsin Sea Grant
This site contains information on meeting and workshops, FAQ's,
related research, habitat information, and expert advice on how
to perform restoration projects.
Foundation Habitat Restoration Crew
This Web site out of King County, Washington focuses on salmon habitat
restoration. It contains such resources as: services, field notes,
project journal, rules of thumb, a GIS database, and volunteer opportunities.
Click on the habitat program section for the habitat restoration
page. This page provides information on a salmon habitat restoration
and monitoring program, an estuary restoration assessment, and the
citizen's shoreline inventory for Washington State.
Francisco's Save The Bay Community-Based Restoration Program
Save The Bay's (San Francisco Bay) community-based restoration program
Web site contains a small project inventory of their local habitat
restoration efforts. Some additional information is offered on wetlands
Habitat Restoration Program
This Web site out of King County, Washington features small habitat
restoration programs. It contains current projects, how to suggest
a project in that area, technical assistance, resources, and links.
National and International
Assessment and Restoration Program
The Damage Assessment and Restoration Program national Web site
links to many restoration projects all over the U.S., grouped by
region. Each restoration project contains information similar to
the project inventory on the Rhode Island Habitat Restoration Portal,
such as site information, restoration activities, documents and
publications, and contacts and additional links.
Wildlife Habitat Restoration Project (Canada)
The Fisheries and Oceans, Canada and the Royal Botanical gardens
partnership Web site contains a project inventory of eight sites
in Hamilton Harbor and Coots Paradise that are undergoing restoration.
Included on the site are reports and photos for each site and a
detailed outline of the project planning process and decision making
methods used for the implementation of this project.
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