Monthly Archives: August 2011

Christian Science Monitor on Efforts to REstore Bunce Island

Bunce Island off present day Sierra Leone served as one of the major slave exporting depots in West Africa. Many of those taken from Bunce Island came through Charleston Harbor, the Ellis Island of enslaved Africans in America. Today efforts … Continue reading

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Erosion is a Big Problem for Rice Plantation Historic Sites

The natural work of the tides has always been vital to the location and work of of Rice Kingdom plantations. This piece covers the threat that unchecked erosion poses to these historic sites today.

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