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.
We collaborate with organizations from both RI and MA who work to protect wildlife, ensure water is safe and clean, and promote community involvement.
steering committee members at Fall River Heritage State Park

Now hiring, NBEP Program Director

The deadline for applications is June 6, 2018

The restored channel through the former spillway at Barstowe’s Pond Dam

Partner Spotlight:

Dam Removals by MA DER

Learn more about the dam removals Massachusetts Division of Ecological Restoration has been doing in the Taunton River Watershed


2017 State of Narragansett Bay and Its Watershed:

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

Contact Us

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