State Government Press Releases

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11/19/2014
Rhode Island-Grown and Produced Produce, Poultry, Meats and Seafood Are Available at the Winter Markets to Serve as Part of Your Thanksgiving Meal PROVIDENCE Rhode Islanders now have eight winter farmers' markets available throughout the state where they can purchase a wide variety of locally-...
11/10/2014
Four Public Meetings to be held in December in South Kingstown, Greenville and Bristol PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife will hold a series of public meetings throughout the state next month to discuss the 2015 Wildlife Action Plan (WAP) and...
11/07/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering a program this fall for anglers interested in developing and improving their fly-tying skills. Hosted by the Division's Aquatic Resource Education program, the program will be held from 7 p.m. to...
10/24/2014
Event is Prelude to Public Open House at Rocky Point on Saturday, October 25 PROVIDENCE Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit and others at an event this morning to celebrate the progress made on the restoration of Rocky Point and walk...
10/23/2014
Warwick, R.I. - Governor Chafee and Janet Coit, Director of the Department of Environmental Management, will celebrate the progress made on the restoration of the Rocky Point property and walk the newly cleared grounds of the park at an event on Friday, October 24 at 10 a.m. Joining Governor...
10/20/2014
PROVIDENCE Environmental Police Officer Christopher Duguid and his canine companion, Bear, have been recognized for their successful completion of a RI Department of Corrections Training Academy program. Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit and Department of Corrections...
10/20/2014
NARRAGANSETT, RI Visitors to the popular Camp Cronin Fishing Area and overlook site at Point Judith in Narragansett, RI, will have to leave their vehicles behind when visiting the site from late October until mid-May 2015 as construction work is underway to complete the Camp Cronin stone...
10/17/2014
PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management's Division of Fish and Wildlife has stocked over 4,000 brook, brown, and rainbow trout in selected locations in the state this week for the fall freshwater fishing season. Due to elevated water temperatures and low water conditions, fall...
10/17/2014
PROVIDENCE Environmental Police Officer Christopher Duguid and his canine companion, Bear, will be recognized for their successful completion of a RI Department of Corrections Training Academy program on Monday, October 20. Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit will...
10/16/2014
Visitors Will Have an Opportunity to Walk the Newly Cleared Grounds of the Park and See the Progress Being Made in the Restoration of this Special Place on the RI Landscape PROVIDENCE The Department of Environmental Management announces that Rocky Point will be open to the public for the...