This week on the Down East Journal, the City of Jacksonville with the help of coastal scientists are maintaining the health of Wilson Bay using green infrastructure. Plus, North Carolina voters are once again in limbo after a federal court struck down the 2013 Voter ID law. We talk to local officials about their precincts, how they've dealt with three tumultuous and erratic years and about what the future may hold. And, snakes are out and about this summer. Tips on how to stay safe in the woods, on the trail or in your own backyard.