PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Green roofs beautify barren spaces and can expand usable spacewithin the building footprint. Planted roofs provide insulationbenefits and store rainwater, reducing urban runoff and subsequentflooding & pollution.
ecotope a scientific word of Greek origin thatrefers to a unique functional component of a larger natural habitatecosystem that is home to a unique assortment of native plants andanimals.
To us, “eco” suggests the interrelationship ofnatural resources and our commitment to environmental sensitivityand site engineering sensibility.
“tope” speaks to form, artistic expression and thedesign process
for outdoor spaces. Science and art are equal components inour search for excellence.
We practice our profession with passion, we are continuallyinspired by our work and by the character, honesty and values ofthe people around us.
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A group of protestors took up picket and protest signs during the lunch hour at a Warwick fast food restaurant Thursday, in solidarity with fast food workers walking out on strike across the country.
After some years of controversy, the Rhode Island State House Christmas tree is being lit up Thursday night -- instead of a "holiday" tree.
A Rhode Island man who was a longtime teacher at a Massachusetts high school has been sentenced to 18 months in a halfway house on federal child pornography charges.
A two-year investigation by state, local and federal law enforcement has resulted in the "dismantling" of a Providence gang and dozens of arrests.
Ted Nesi reads this morning's coverage about Rhode Island's top paper so you don't have to.