July 16, 2015 RSS feed / Nature

Top Water Lures Entice Stripers


The warmth of July waters has amped local fishing activity into summertime mode. Water temperatures around 72 degrees make surf abundantly active with such forage fish as pogies and sand eels. More...

Wildlife Wednesday

The Friends of the National Wildlife Refuges of Rhode Island is sponsoring a “Wildlife Wednesday” public program at Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge Visitors’ Center on Wednesday, July 22, at 7 p.m. More...


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Fiddler Crabs Are Vital to Salt Marshes

Of all of the creatures that occupy Aquidneck Island’s salt marshes, the most unique and curious may be the semi-terrestrial Atlantic marsh fiddler crab. More...