Welcome to the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program where our mission is to protect, restore, and preserve Narragansett Bay and its watershed. The Narragansett Bay watershed is over 1 million acres in area and is home to over 2 million residents from Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The Narragansett Bay Estuary Program is made up of numerous partners from both States who work to conserve and restore natural resources, enhance water quality, and promote community involvement.
homes on the shore in Riverside, RI

Study finds water quality in Narragansett Bay impacts housing prices

See how water quality can influence housing prices around Narragansett Bay


Partner Spotlight:

WPI students work with the Town of Norton to design improved culvert

Learn about how a group of WPI students partnered with the Town of Norton, MA and our partners at SRPEDD to mitigate flooding and promote fish passage

Students painting murals as part of the "Fish in the Classroom" program - Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council

Partner Spotlight:

“Fish in the Classroom”

Check out the work of the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council

Contact Us

235 Promenade Street, Suite 310, Providence, RI 02908
(401) 633-0550 | info@nbep.org | Contact Us