Lobsters were obtained from 3 sources: Narragansett Bay
transects (n = 70, plus 4 large lobsters from Rhode Island Sound), LIS (n = 26), and from the "100 Lobsters" project (n = 65, plus 15 reference samples) collected from 1 location (41.
United Water also operates the nearby Bucklin Point Wastewater Treatment Facility, which serves about one-third of East Providence, for the Narragansett Bay
Commission as well as wastewater treatment facilities in Westerly, Newport and Warren.
NYSE: HRTG) has agreed to acquire Rhode Island, US-based residential insurance underwriter Narragansett Bay
Insurance Company (NBIC) from NBIC Holdings, Inc.
The thousands of storm drains around Rhode Island all eventually drain into Narragansett Bay
and other tributaries that lead to Rhode Island Sound.
With this grant, researchers at the Narragansett Bay
NERR on Prudence Island will evaluate how marshes respond to the addition of various amounts of sediment at different marsh elevations and compare these results to similar work being done by project partners across the country.
KEY WORDS: Quahog, Mercenaria, fecundity, condition index, gonadal index, high density populations, Narragansett Bay
, hard clam
This additional level of treatment will improve water quality in the Providence River and Narragansett Bay
by using naturally occurring micro-organisms that use oxygen, rather than chemicals, to remove nutrients such as phosphorous and nitrogen during the wastewater treatment process.
C-AIM will develop a range of new and innovative scientific techniques to monitor the health of Narragansett Bay
, including new methods for predicting pollution and harmful algal blooms, new sensors for measuring nutrients and pollutants, and an open platform for sharing real-time physical, chemical, and biological data on the health of the bay.
In 1980 she moved to Newport, RI where for almost 30 years she enjoyed the beach, restaurants, sightseeing and navigating her boats on Narragansett Bay
To facilitate future sclerochronological analyses using Narragansett Bay
hard clams, variations in the existing descriptions of the annual growth pattern were clarified.
He volunteered for the Defenders of Greenwich Bay, opposing expansion of a Warwick marina; for Narragansett Bay
Watch, opposing an inwater dredge disposal site; and for Concerned Airport Neighbors, opposing the expansion of T.
The program's reserves and high credit quality of the borrowers offset, to some extent, concentration risk posed by the two largest borrowers, Narragansett Bay
Commission (NBC) and the city of Warwick, which comprise 48% and 16%, respectively, of the pledged CWSRF loan portfolio.