Salt marshes are an iconic part of Rhode Island's landscape and a first line of defense during storms. Those are just two reasons why we're restoring the Sachuest Point Marsh.
River Herring are released back to the sea after spawning in Quicksand Pond. The coastal pond is breached manually with heavy equipment to help this species of special concern avoid entrapment and possible death.
View the construction of a 'state of the art', nature trail boardwalk, destined to help guide the environmentalists of the future on their journey of discovery.
The beauty of the Westport River comes to life while you hear from Sakonnet Program Director, John Berg, about the importance of Middle Acres Farm to our biodiversity goals.