August 7, 2014 RSS feed / Nature

Colorful Summer Character

The American Oystercatcher is one of the most unique and colorful shorebirds that summers in the Newport County area. This husky specimen is known to nest locally on Rose Island, as well as other islands in Narragansett Bay. More...

Wildlife Photo Contest

The deadline for the Friends of the National Wildlife Refuges’ 14th Annual Amateur Photo Contest is Sept. 4. More...

Bird Banding Project

Bird banding programs are typically implemented across the nation during spring and fall migration cycles. More...

Taking Me Fishing

In spite of rainy and windy conditions, over 200 participants took advantage of Take Me Fishing Day at Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, Aug. 2. According to U.S. More...