Connecticut Cultural Features


Connecticut Cultural Features

Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.

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Connecticut Cultural Features
Airports 135
Bridges 90
Buildings 2,084
Canals 3
Cemeteries 908
Channels 29
Churches 1,716
Civil 214
Crossings 233
Dams 769
Harbors 4
Hospitals 101
Levees 4
Locales 1,141
Mines 7
Parks 1,114
Post Offices 150
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 811
Schools 1,649
Towers 134
Trails 17
Tunnels 3
Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

Puerto Rico’s Forgotten Island Vieques Needs Help

In the very early morning hours of September 20, 2017, the eyewall of Hurricane Maria passed over the tiny island of Vieques, Puerto Rico as a Category 5 hurricane, before moving westwards to mainland Puerto Rico. Maria ravaged the 60-square mile island with sustained winds of over 150 MPH and storm surges of over 12 feet, destroying homes, local businesses and causing widespread devastation.

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