April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Nature

Spring Bird Migration is in Full Swing

Spring migration is upon us. “The dam has burst,” says Newport naturalist Lauren Parmelee, senior director for Education Programs for the Audubon Society of Rhode Island. “There are new birds coming in every day.” More...

Fishermen Eye Return of Spring’s Savior Squid

The squid are coming. When that happens is anybody’s guess, but most likely the cephalopod will arrive over the next month. Once here, they usually stay six weeks before retreating offshore for the summer.  More...