October 9, 2014 RSS feed / Nature

Ida Lewis Yacht Club Shields Results

Fleet 9 held the sixth and final race in its fall series, with 19 boats racing on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Robin Wallace was the race officer. The following are the race results:  More...

Time to Catch Blackfish

REEL REPORT

A slow moving northeaster moved into our area and stalled bringing cold easterly winds and plenty of rain and choppy seas. That system managed to keep boat anglers at their docks for much of the week. More...

ASRI Annual Meeting

The Audubon Society of Rhode Island (ASRI) will hold its annual meeting on Sunday, Oct. 19, at the Providence Marriott, beginning at 10 a.m. More...

Help with Bird Banding

As the fall migration cycle continues, there are continuing migratory songbird and bird banding projects being conducted locally. Dr. More...

Water Main Relocation Construction

As part of its ongoing capital improvement plan, the Newport Water Division (NWD) is in the process of relocating the Gardiner to Paradise raw water main. Gardiner and Paradise Ponds in Middletown are two of the NWD water supplies. More...

Well Water Testing Program Scheduled

Your drinking water tastes and smells fine – but when was the last time you had it tested? And what should it be tested for and where? More...

Fall Migratory Journeys of the Young

Worldwide bird populations are at a zenith in late summer and early fall due to the previous summer’s breeding and nesting. Billions of avian travelers begin the fall migration cycle to wintering grounds in habitats around the globe. More...

Unique Bird Spotted

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Deer Hunting – An American Pastime

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service has announced whitetailed deer hunting opportunities on two of Rhode Island’s National Wildlife Refuges. More...

Watershed Council Partners with Clean Ocean Access

The Aquidneck Island Watershed Council (AIWC) has announced it will fold its organization into Clean Ocean Access (COA), a local grassroots organization that promotes the environment. More...