April 28, 2016 RSS feed / Nature

Beached Whale Piques Curiosity

The body of a yearling humpback whale washed ashore recently on a private beach just west of Hazard’s Beach along the Ocean Drive section of Newport.  More...

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Platform Protects Osprey From Predators and Public

After a long winter’s nap, the Gooseneck Cove salt marshes have begun to awaken with the sounds of nature and the promise of new life. More...

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Sea Bass Quota Extended, Pleasing Local Anglers

By unanimous consensus, the Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Council voted to approve a longer black sea bass season with more fish to catch over the full season – something that a group of about 35 commercial and recreational anglers urged marine More...