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 almost 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.
steering committee members at Fall River Heritage State Park

Now Hiring: Program Director

For more information on joining the Narragansett Bay Estuary Program Team read the Position Announcement and visit the NEIWPCC website.

First round applications are being reviewed, position will remain open until filled.


2017 State of Narragansett Bay and Its Watershed – Summary Report & Technical Report

Now available

Check out the reports developed by the Estuary Program and its partners
some outreach the staff has been involved in since the report came out

Watershed Counts 2017 Climate change in Narragansett Bay

Watershed Counts 2017: Climate Change in Narragansett Bay

The newest report covers three climate change topics: Rising seas and salt marshes, Warming waters and oysters, and Intensifying storms and coastal homes

See the EcoRI and Providence Journal articles.

Contact Us

235 Promenade Street, Suite 310, Providence, RI 02908
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