October 23, 2014 RSS feed / Nature

Last Big Flight of Fall Migrants

As the fall migration cycle comes to a close, recent favorable wind and weather conditions brought thousands of late season migratory songbirds, wading birds, seabirds and raptors through the varied habitats of Aquidneck Island. More...

Bird Banding in Jamestown

Recent bird banding activities conducted by Dr. Charles Clarkson, Roger Williams University, at Beavertail State Park in Jamestown were a stunning success. More...

Season of Strandings

Wind-whipped tides and strong storm surge waves from passing hurricanes have left their mark on Aquidneck Island’s coast in more than one way recently. More...

Bird Walk

As the fall migration slows, there is still time to catch a glimpse of these wonders of nature as they pass through our region. More...

Blackfish Are Your Best Bet

The recent unsettled weather systems and heavy ocean swells from Hurricane Gonzalo have kept prudent boat anglers at the docks or in the bay.  More...