Press Release: October 1 workshop to focus on progress and partnerships in the Taunton River watershed

Press Release (PDF Version) Media Contact: Judith Swift, Chair, NBEP Steering Committee jswift@uri.edu, 401-874-6513 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1 workshop to focus on progress and partnerships in the Taunton River

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Over $115,000 in grants approved for research projects in the Narragansett Bay watershed – April 25, 2018

scientists out in the field

OVER $115,000 IN GRANTS APPROVED FOR RESEARCH PROJECTS IN THE NARRAGANSETT BAY WATERSHED Providence, Rhode Island, April 25, 2018 – The Narragansett Bay Estuary Program and the New England Interstate

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Media Release: Report says bay and rivers cleaner; but climate change is accelerating and putting us at risk

Media Release Narragansett Bay Estuary Program 10.23.17   MEDIA RELEASE October 23, 2017 For immediate release For further information contact: Dave Monti, 401.480.3444, dmonti@rdwgroup.com; or Tom Borden, Narragansett Bay Estuary

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URI researcher: Eelgrass on decline in Rhode Island waters – July 17, 2017

underwater photo of seagrasses
KINGSTON, R.I. – July 17, 2017 – Michael Bradley calls eelgrass “the canary in the coal mine for estuarine health.” The flowering plant that grows beneath the surface of coastal[read_more text="Read More" title="Read More" url="http://nbep.org/uri-researcher-eelgrass-on-decline-in-rhode-island-waters-july-17-2017/" align="left"]
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Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone Seeking Volunteer Monitors

Press Release: For immediate release Watershed Group Seeking Volunteer Monitors 3/9/17…The Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone (BRWC/FOB) needs volunteer water quality monitors to collect data at three sites

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Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation Seeking Federal Delegation of Water Protection Efforts

Stormwater outfall pipes in Stillhouse Cove, Cranston, RI

Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation Seeking Federal Delegation of Water Protection Efforts Proposal Ensures State Oversight of National Pollutant Discharge Elimination Systems Program BOSTON – Continuing its commitment to protect the waters

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New Bipartisan Congressional Caucus Formed to Support Our Nation’s Estuaries

Volunteers for Save The Bay clean up a coastal beach - Save The Bay
[Source: Restore America's Estuaries] WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Bill Posey (R-FL), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ) and Rick Larsen (D- WA) have founded and will serve as co-chairs[read_more text="Read More" title="Read More" url="http://nbep.org/new-bipartisan-congressional-caucus-formed-to-support-our-nations-estuaries/" align="left"]
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Health of Urban Waters of Narragansett Bay Focus of 2015 Watershed Counts Report

2015 report: Urban Waters

The 2015 Watershed Counts report highlights challenges and improvements in the urban environments of the Narragansett Bay Watershed. As the health of Narragansett Bay and its watershed as a whole

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