State Government Press Releases

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12/24/2021
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is announcing that it has added three more proprietary stormwater treatment devices to its pretreatment approved list: the Jellyfish Filter, the Stormceptor, and the Cascade Separator. The Jellyfish Filter has been granted...
12/17/2021
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) K9 Grizzly has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s Inc. K9 Grizzly's vest was sponsored by Judith and David Cataldi of North...
12/16/2021
PROVIDENCE In advance of the holidays, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Fish & Wildlife announces that the following locations will be stocked with Rainbow trout and Sebago Atlantic salmon starting Friday, Dec. 17, 2021: Barber Pond, South...
12/14/2021
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is announcing the next public meeting of the RI Executive Climate Change Coordinating Council (EC4) will be held in Newport on Thursday, Dec. 16, 1-2:30 PM at Innovate Newport, 513 Broadway. The EC4 assesses, integrates,...
12/08/2021
PROVIDENCE With the region's first snowfall fast approaching, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is reminding businesses, households, community groups, and state and local government agencies to begin preparations for snow disposal. DEM has developed guidelines to...
12/01/2021
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) reminds Rhode Islanders that solid, fluorescent orange must be worn in all state management areas and undeveloped state parks during the designated hunting seasons. All hunters, including archers, must wear 500 square...
11/30/2021
PROVIDENCE -- The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Agriculture is extending its Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) bulk purchase pilot program through November and December, resulting in an estimated 2,500 boxes of fresh Rhode Island food to eligible seniors....
11/29/2021
PROVIDENCE -- Whether you're ready to bundle up and get outside or stay inside on the couch and tune in virtually, the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Fish and Wildlife (DFW) has another season of great programs scheduled to connect Rhode Islanders with our state's...
11/22/2021
PROVIDENCE -- The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that 2022 season beach parking passes gift certificates are available now just in time for the holiday season. They are available for purchase online and are for resident, non-resident, or senior state beach season parking....
11/18/2021
PROVIDENCE Lieutenant Governor Sabina Matos and Providence City Councilman Nicholas Narducci helped a crew from the Department of Environmental Management's Freshwater Fisheries team stock Canada Pond in Providence's North End today. Species included largemouth bass, bluegills, pumpkinseed...