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  1. Whitehouse bill aims to protect Narragansett Bay, other estuaries – January 16, 2020
    10-Feb-20 • Comments Off on Whitehouse bill aims to protect Narragansett Bay, other estuaries – January 16, 2020
  2. 12 on 12: State of the Bay
    3-Feb-20 • Comments Off on 12 on 12: State of the Bay
  3. Senators introduce bipartisan five-year reauthorization of NEP – January 9, 2020
    22-Jan-20 • Comments Off on Senators introduce bipartisan five-year reauthorization of NEP – January 9, 2020
  4. URI Coastal Institute-led study provides resources to help R.I., Mass. manage $14 billion Narragansett Bay Watershed
    12-Dec-19 • Comments Off on URI Coastal Institute-led study provides resources to help R.I., Mass. manage $14 billion Narragansett Bay Watershed
  5. Julia Bancroft, Environmental Analyst
    18-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Julia Bancroft, Environmental Analyst
  6. Julia Twichell, Watershed and GIS Specialist
    18-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Julia Twichell, Watershed and GIS Specialist
  7. Courtney Schmidt, Staff Scientist
    18-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Courtney Schmidt, Staff Scientist
  8. Mike Gerel, Program Director
    18-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Mike Gerel, Program Director
  9. Blackstone Partnerships Take a Bow – May 13, 2019
    14-May-19 • Comments Off on Blackstone Partnerships Take a Bow – May 13, 2019
  10. Southeast New England Program: Watershed Restoration Projects for the Narragansett Bay Watershed – February 19, 2019
    19-Feb-19 • Comments Off on Southeast New England Program: Watershed Restoration Projects for the Narragansett Bay Watershed – February 19, 2019
  11. World Wetlands Day – February 2, 2019
    28-Jan-19 • Comments Off on World Wetlands Day – February 2, 2019
  12. Narragansett Bay Estuary Program’s New Leader Is Mike Gerel
    10-Jan-19 • Comments Off on Narragansett Bay Estuary Program’s New Leader Is Mike Gerel
  13. Bay Campus (B)log: Candace Oviatt, Ph.D. – She’s Keeping an Eye on Narragansett Bay
    3-Oct-18 • Comments Off on Bay Campus (B)log: Candace Oviatt, Ph.D. – She’s Keeping an Eye on Narragansett Bay
  14. Press Release: October 1 workshop to focus on progress and partnerships in the Taunton River watershed
    20-Sep-18 • Comments Off on Press Release: October 1 workshop to focus on progress and partnerships in the Taunton River watershed
  15. NBEP completes 5 year EPA Program Evaluation and Site Visit – June 21, 2018
    2-Jul-18 • Comments Off on NBEP completes 5 year EPA Program Evaluation and Site Visit – June 21, 2018
  16. Researchers to study whether sewer plants fueling invasive algae in Little Narragansett Bay – May 04, 2018
    7-May-18 • Comments Off on Researchers to study whether sewer plants fueling invasive algae in Little Narragansett Bay – May 04, 2018
  17. Over $115,000 in grants approved for research projects in the Narragansett Bay watershed – April 25, 2018
    25-Apr-18 • Comments Off on Over $115,000 in grants approved for research projects in the Narragansett Bay watershed – April 25, 2018
  18. Mill River Dam Removal Opens Up Waters for Fish – January 12, 2018
    16-Jan-18 • Comments Off on Mill River Dam Removal Opens Up Waters for Fish – January 12, 2018
  19. Outreach: State of Narragansett Bay and Its Watershed
    7-Dec-17 • Comments Off on Outreach: State of Narragansett Bay and Its Watershed
  20. Media Release: Report says bay and rivers cleaner; but climate change is accelerating and putting us at risk
    25-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Media Release: Report says bay and rivers cleaner; but climate change is accelerating and putting us at risk
  21. Will climate change negate Bay cleanup? – October 23, 2017
    23-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Will climate change negate Bay cleanup? – October 23, 2017
  22. EPA cancels talks by 3 agency scientists at Rhode Island event – October 23, 2017
    23-Oct-17 • Comments Off on EPA cancels talks by 3 agency scientists at Rhode Island event – October 23, 2017
  23. EPA flap overtakes report on the state of Narragansett Bay – October 23, 2017
    23-Oct-17 • Comments Off on EPA flap overtakes report on the state of Narragansett Bay – October 23, 2017
  24. On the Edge: Marshes, Oysters and Waterfront Homes – September 20, 2017
    27-Sep-17 • Comments Off on On the Edge: Marshes, Oysters and Waterfront Homes – September 20, 2017
  25. Brown University – Profiles in Summer Research: Michael Demanche
    23-Aug-17 • Comments Off on Brown University – Profiles in Summer Research: Michael Demanche
  26. URI researcher: Eelgrass on decline in Rhode Island waters – July 17, 2017
    20-Jul-17 • Comments Off on URI researcher: Eelgrass on decline in Rhode Island waters – July 17, 2017
  27. Beneath the waves, R.I.’s underwater meadows are receding – July 15, 2017
    18-Jul-17 • Comments Off on Beneath the waves, R.I.’s underwater meadows are receding – July 15, 2017
  28. Toxic Algae Blooms Close Four Rhode Island Ponds – July 9, 2017
    9-Jul-17 • Comments Off on Toxic Algae Blooms Close Four Rhode Island Ponds – July 9, 2017
  29. Former EPA Regional Administrator: RI Air, Water Quality At Risk Under Trump’s Budget – July 3, 2017
    3-Jul-17 • Comments Off on Former EPA Regional Administrator: RI Air, Water Quality At Risk Under Trump’s Budget – July 3, 2017
  30. Little Narragansett Bay is still off-limits to shellfishing because of poor water quality – June 18, 2017
    18-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Little Narragansett Bay is still off-limits to shellfishing because of poor water quality – June 18, 2017
  31. Popular Mass. Pond Dosed with Aluminum Sulfate – June 18, 2017
    18-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Popular Mass. Pond Dosed with Aluminum Sulfate – June 18, 2017
  32. Aquidneck Island Goes Green to Battle Polluted Runoff – June 16, 2017
    16-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Aquidneck Island Goes Green to Battle Polluted Runoff – June 16, 2017
  33. Bradford Dam’s Removal will Help Fish Migrate, Improve Paddling and Reduce Flooding – June 15, 2017
    15-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Bradford Dam’s Removal will Help Fish Migrate, Improve Paddling and Reduce Flooding – June 15, 2017
  34. Narragansett Bay Beach Closures Trending Downward – May 15, 2017
    15-May-17 • Comments Off on Narragansett Bay Beach Closures Trending Downward – May 15, 2017
  35. Report Indicates Bay Watershed Feeling Some Pressure – May 08, 2017
    8-May-17 • Comments Off on Report Indicates Bay Watershed Feeling Some Pressure – May 08, 2017
  36. Long List of Factors Stressing Out Narragansett Bay – April 27, 2017
    27-Apr-17 • Comments Off on Long List of Factors Stressing Out Narragansett Bay – April 27, 2017
  37. Guide explains how you can help clean up the bay – April 24, 2017
    24-Apr-17 • Comments Off on Guide explains how you can help clean up the bay – April 24, 2017
  38. Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone Seeking Volunteer Monitors
    10-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Blackstone River Watershed Council/Friends of the Blackstone Seeking Volunteer Monitors
  39. Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation Seeking Federal Delegation of Water Protection Efforts
    10-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation Seeking Federal Delegation of Water Protection Efforts
  40. New Bipartisan Congressional Caucus Formed to Support Our Nation’s Estuaries
    3-Mar-17 • Comments Off on New Bipartisan Congressional Caucus Formed to Support Our Nation’s Estuaries
  41. Mysterious toxic algae that shut down RI shellfishing last fall is back – March 3, 2017
    1-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Mysterious toxic algae that shut down RI shellfishing last fall is back – March 3, 2017
  42. Torgan named R.I. state director at Nature Conservancy – February 23, 2017
    23-Feb-17 • Comments Off on Torgan named R.I. state director at Nature Conservancy – February 23, 2017
  43. Narragansett Bay Exec. Director Marshall Receives Elizabeth Cutone Leadership Award – February 8, 2017
    8-Feb-17 • Comments Off on Narragansett Bay Exec. Director Marshall Receives Elizabeth Cutone Leadership Award – February 8, 2017
  44. Two projects are under way in R.I. to raise salt marshes threatened by environmental change – January 15, 2017
    15-Jan-17 • Comments Off on Two projects are under way in R.I. to raise salt marshes threatened by environmental change – January 15, 2017
  45. New section of Greenway open, ready for winter recreation – January 11, 2017
    11-Jan-17 • Comments Off on New section of Greenway open, ready for winter recreation – January 11, 2017
  46. Removal of Dams Depends on Community Situation – December 12, 2016
    12-Dec-16 • Comments Off on Removal of Dams Depends on Community Situation – December 12, 2016
  47. Freetown dam comes down, fish to return in spring – October 31, 2016
    31-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Freetown dam comes down, fish to return in spring – October 31, 2016
  48. Biologists to study the troubled waters of Barrington’s iconic Brickyard Pond
    10-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Biologists to study the troubled waters of Barrington’s iconic Brickyard Pond
  49. ‘Major’ portions of Narragansett Bay closed to shellfishing because of harmful algae bloom
    7-Oct-16 • Comments Off on ‘Major’ portions of Narragansett Bay closed to shellfishing because of harmful algae bloom
  50. EPA Announces Over $4.6 Million in Grants for Coastal Watersheds in Southeast New England
    23-Sep-16 • Comments Off on EPA Announces Over $4.6 Million in Grants for Coastal Watersheds in Southeast New England
  51. Protecting the Headwaters of Narragansett Bay Focus of the 2016 Watershed Counts Report
    18-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Protecting the Headwaters of Narragansett Bay Focus of the 2016 Watershed Counts Report
  52. Past News Coverage
    19-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Past News Coverage
  53. Whitehouse Statement on Signing of National Estuary Program Reauthorization
    30-Jun-16 • Comments Off on Whitehouse Statement on Signing of National Estuary Program Reauthorization
  54. Health of Urban Waters of Narragansett Bay Focus of 2015 Watershed Counts Report
    22-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Health of Urban Waters of Narragansett Bay Focus of 2015 Watershed Counts Report
  55. Over $815,000 in grants approved for projects in the Narragansett Bay Watershed
    11-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Over $815,000 in grants approved for projects in the Narragansett Bay Watershed
  56. Narragansett Bay Estuary Program receives 2015 Environmental Merit Award
    10-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Narragansett Bay Estuary Program receives 2015 Environmental Merit Award
  57. Grants Approved For Projects in the Narragansett Bay Watershed
    16-Jun-15 • Comments Off on Grants Approved For Projects in the Narragansett Bay Watershed