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Federal lawsuit attempts to halt, slow all East Coast wind farm approvals

Charlie Megginson Government, Headlines

Wind farm opponents hope a Massachusetts lawsuit will halt offshore farms. Photo by Expect Best/Pexels If a new anti-wind farm coalition is successful with a federal lawsuit to halt an offshore wind farm in Massachusetts, the court decision could force federal regulators to reanalyze projects across the eastern seaboard, including one off the Delmarva coast. That could halt or significantly …

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Lewes’ living shoreline uses natural materials to protect coast

Charlie Megginson Culture, Headlines

Imagine you just purchased a waterfront property and you’re worried about the effect of erosion on your shoreline. What do you do? Install bulkheads, perhaps? Maybe riprap or stone revetments?  It turns out there’s a better method – one that naturally protects shorelines from erosion while fostering habitat development for native species.  They’re called “living shorelines,” and numerous projects across …