16 Waterbodies Added to R.I.’s Impaired List

The goal is to identify pollution sources, calculate safe testing levels for the waterbody, and then create implementation plans to reduce contamination to those safe levels.

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Rhode Island on Path to Allow Some E-Bikes on State Bike Paths

The House has passed a bill allowing certain types of e-bikes on Rhode Island bike paths and other property managed by the state.

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Invasion of the (Water)Body Snatchers: Aquatic Invasives Take Over Rhode Island’s Fresh Waters

Left untreated, this plant can crowd out all other aquatic vegetation, eventually impacting the habitat structure of the water column for frogs, turtles, and fish.

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