The Narragansett Bay Estuary Program is comprised of numerous partners working throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Through connections and collaborations, the Estuary Program helps bring together various groups and governmental organizations to share ideas focused around protecting and restoring Narragansett Bay and its watershed. Below is a list of affiliated partners who serve on one of our committees or subcommittees. In addition, the Estuary Program works with additional partners through our watershed grants and scientific research.

Nonprofit Agencies

Blackstone Headwaters Coalition
Blackstone Heritage Corridor
Blackstone River Coalition
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Massachusetts Audubon Society
Rhode Island Natural History Survey
rhode island land trust council logo with tree
Save the Bay
Taunton River Watershed Alliance
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy
Rhode Island
Woonasquatucket river watershed council logo
wood-pawcatuck watershed association logo
Wood-Pawcatuck Watershed Association
Association of National Estuaries Programs

Massachusetts State & Local Agencies

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management
Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game, Division of Ecological Restoration
common wealth of massachusetts division of marine fisheries
Southeastern Regional Planning and Economic Development District

Rhode Island State & Local Agencies

Narragansett Bay Commission
Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council
Rhode Island Department of Administration Division of Planning
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
RI department of health logo
Rhode island executive climate change coordinating council (EC4) logo
Rhode Island Executive Climate Change Coordinating Council
Rhode Island Rivers Council

Connecticut State & Local Agencies

Connecticut Department of energy and the environment logo

Academic Institutions

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Brown University
Clark University
University of Connecticut Department of Marine Sciences
University of Rhode Island Coastal Institute
Roger Williams University
University of Rhode Island Coastal Resources Center
University of Rhode Island Department of Marine Affairs
University of Massachusetts - Amherst Division of Environmental Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts - Amherst Water Resources Research Center
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Federal & Interstate Agencies

Narragansett Bay Estuarine Research Reserve
US department of commerce national oceanic and atmostpheric administration logo blue with bird
US environmental protection agency logo blue and green flower
EPA Region 1
Region 1
US Environmental Protection Agency Atlantic Ecology Division
Office of Research and Development
US army corps of engineers logo with red building
US fish and wildlife service department of the interior logo with bird and fish
United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service – RI
United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service – RI
Rhode Island