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Enjoy the Bay all winter on a Save The Bay Seal Tour!

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Enjoy the Bay all winter on a Save The Bay Seal Tour! By Conor LaLonde, communications intern My journey begins at Bowen’s Wharf in Newport, Rhode Island. It’s a brisk yet sunny Saturday on Narragansett Bay, with waves gently rolling into the marina. Today, I’m attending a Save The Bay Seal Tour! The passengers waiting … Read More

Enjoy the Bay all winter on a Save The Bay Seal Tour! By Conor LaLonde, communications intern My journey begins at Bowen’s Wharf in Newport, Rhode Island. It’s a brisk... ...Read More

Bay-Friendly Gift-Giving Guide

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Save The Bay’s Bay-Friendly Gift-Giving Guide Give a gift that gives back! Share your love for Narragansett Bay with your family and friends this holiday season! From history books to artwork and gift certificates, we have something for everyone on your list! Plus, you can feel good about knowing that each item purchased further supports our … Read More

Save The Bay’s Bay-Friendly Gift-Giving Guide Give a gift that gives back! Share your love for Narragansett Bay with your family and friends this holiday season! From history books to artwork... ...Read More

Sights on a Cool Weather Bay

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Sights on a Cool Weather Bay By Mackensie duPont Crowley, content and digital media specialist What can you see around Narragansett Bay this time of year? We have a few tips! This piece originally appeared in the Fall 2022 edition of Tides magazine. Birds of Narragansett Bay While from a distance, all the black spots you see … Read More

Sights on a Cool Weather Bay By Mackensie duPont Crowley, content and digital media specialist What can you see around Narragansett Bay this time of year? We have a few... ...Read More

M/V Rosemary Quinn lands on Narragansett Bay islands for ICC cleanups

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

M/V Rosemary Quinn lands on Narragansett Bay islands for ICC cleanups By Conor LaLonde, communications intern Narragansett Bay is home to over 40 islands, offering important coastal habitats for various species, fauna, and marine life. Thanks to Save The Bay’s newest asset, the M/V Rosemary Quinn, our volunteers ventured to Patience, Prudence and Dyer islands … Read More

M/V Rosemary Quinn lands on Narragansett Bay islands for ICC cleanups By Conor LaLonde, communications intern Narragansett Bay is home to over 40 islands, offering important coastal habitats for various... ...Read More

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 2)

Thursday, October 20, 2022

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 2) By Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers This article originally appeared in the spring 2022 edition of Tides Magazine. Narragansett Bay’s transformation from an open sewer to the healthier Bay of today is no accident. It is a decades-long achievement earned by … Read More

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 2) By Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers This article originally appeared in the spring 2022 edition of... ...Read More

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 1)

Thursday, October 20, 2022

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 1) By Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers This article originally appeared in the spring 2022 edition of Tides Magazine. Narragansett Bay’s transformation from an open sewer to the healthier Bay of today is no accident. It is a decades-long achievement earned by … Read More

For Clean Water – Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act (Part 1) By Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers This article originally appeared in the spring 2022 edition of... ...Read More

Bay-Friendly Tip: If you’re going to fertilize, do it before mid-October

Thursday, October 6, 2022

Bay-Friendly Tip: If you’re going to fertilize, do it before mid-October Mackensie duPont Crowley, content & digital media specialist Did you know that during periods of drought or extreme temperatures, your lawn goes dormant in order to conserve water and nutrients? During this time, your grass is still alive but is not actively growing. Once … Read More

Bay-Friendly Tip: If you’re going to fertilize, do it before mid-October Mackensie duPont Crowley, content & digital media specialist Did you know that during periods of drought or extreme temperatures,... ...Read More

Summer weather effects on Narragansett Bay

Friday, September 2, 2022

Summer weather effects on Narragansett Bay By Mackensie duPont Crowley, content & digital media specialist & Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers Narragansett Bay faces unique challenges during the hot summer months. High temperatures affect water quality and cause issues like algal blooms and fish kills. Lack of precipitation can quickly lead to drought, which has an … Read More

Summer weather effects on Narragansett Bay By Mackensie duPont Crowley, content & digital media specialist & Save The Bay’s Waterkeepers Narragansett Bay faces unique challenges during the hot summer months.... ...Read More

What “back to normal” looked like for Save The Bay’s education team

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

What “back to normal” looked like for Save The Bay’s education team By Mackensie duPont Crowley, communications specialist Beginning in March 2020, prolonged school closures in response to the coronavirus pandemic left Save The Bay’s education team with the challenge of delivering meaningful Bay education experiences to students learning from home full-time. Our educators hit … Read More

What “back to normal” looked like for Save The Bay’s education team By Mackensie duPont Crowley, communications specialist Beginning in March 2020, prolonged school closures in response to the coronavirus... ...Read More

Trail Cameras at Shady Lea Catch Over 12 Species of Mammals and Birds

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Trail Cameras at Shady Lea Catch Over 12 Species of Mammals and Birds By Kate McPherson, Save The Bay’s Riverkeeper Why are wetlands important? For one thing, they are great places for wildlife to feed, find water, nest, and walk through on their way to find new habitat. Wildlife highways called travel corridors are frequently … Read More

Trail Cameras at Shady Lea Catch Over 12 Species of Mammals and Birds By Kate McPherson, Save The Bay’s Riverkeeper Why are wetlands important? For one thing, they are great... ...Read More