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The Coast Guard is seeking public input on a proposed 500-yard safety zone for the Block Island Wind Farm (BIWF) by April 17.The Coast Guard proposes to establish a 500-yard safety zone around each … more
Learn how to fish for striped bass in the wash… the surf and waves on Tuesday, March 15, 6:30 p.m. at the Rhody Fly Rodders seminar Riverside Sportsman’s Association, 19 Mohawk Drive, … more
Striper anglers say fishing off in 2015 The results of the Stripers Forever 2015 Annual Fishing Survey were released last week and 84 percent of survey respondents described the striper fishery as worse or much worse compared to last year. … more
A public hearing on recreational fin fish regulations for 2016 will be held by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 6 p.m. at the URI Bay Campus, Coastal Institute Building, Hazard Room in Narragansett. … more
I like to shellfish and enjoy cooking and eating what I catch with family and friends. When my son was nine years old he would insist I bring a knife with me when quahogging so I could open a few quahogs for him to eat while on the water. I … more
What a turn of events. Last month we heard that Rhode Island recreational anglers overfished their target in 2015 and that there would be an overall 30 percent reduction in summer flounder quota coastwide. However, it looks like recreational … more
The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is stocking ponds and rivers across Rhode Island with some 1,400 brown and brook trout. Stocked waterways include Meadowbrook Pond, Richmond; Carbuncle Pond, Coventry; Olney Pond, Lincoln; … more
The season got off to a slow start with a cold winter and water that took a while to warm up. But once it did, two to four weeks behind schedule, the bait arrived along the Rhode Island coast and in Narragansett Bay…herring, Atlantic menhaden, … more
The Roger Williams University Center for Economic and Environmental Development is now enrolling students for Applied Shellfish Farming, a non-credit course offered during the winter/spring semester that teaches both aspiring shellfish farmers and … more
Dean Hoxsie has been hired as chief of law enforcement for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM). He currently serves as chief of the Narragansett Police Department. Chief Hoxsie, who has 30 years of police experience, is … more
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