Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (Resource Recovery) and the Portsmouth Department of Public Works are partnering for a household hazardous waste collection.
The Common Fence Point (CFP) will receive a rain garden as a gift for the new community hall. However, CFP needs your help installing the new garden. Find out how you can help below.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently announced the following closures of shellfishing areas.
Rhode Island recently joined the fight to address plastic ocean pollution by signing the Clean Seas Pledge on behalf of Governor Gina M. Raimondo, announced Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Director Janet Coit at a recent Volvo Ocean Race summit.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) does not anticipate widespread defoliation of trees by gypsy moth caterpillars in Rhode Island this year, as occurred in 2016 and 2017, announced DEM recently. There will still be some localized areas, however, where tree defoliation may be severe.
Several recycling and collection events, including a paper shredding and hard plastic collection, will be held in Portsmouth. Find out more about these events below.
Volunteers took part in a Stringham Road Stewardship cleanup hosted by Clean Ocean Access on Wednesday. Featured here are photos, provided by New England Boatworks, from the cleanup.
Volunteers, including members of Boy Scout Pack 50, participated in an Earth Day cleanup this past weekend in Common Fence Point. Featured below are photos from the event.
Several Earth Day cleanups will be held in Portsmouth this weekend. Find out when, where, and how you can help out this Earth Day below.
Common Fence Point (CFP) will hold an Earth Day cleanup this weekend in Portsmouth. Find out when and how to get involved here.
The public is invited to come out and help clean up Melville Park this Saturday, April, 7, as part of the Melville Park Stewardship Initiative.
The town of Portsmouth will host an e-waste collection this April. Find out more about this event below, including what items will be accepted.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is teaming up once again with the Arbor Day Foundation, Rhode Island Tree Council, and the Rhode Island Nursery and Landscape Association to give away 1,000 trees as part of the state’s Energy-Saving Trees program.
Despite the cold winter temperatures, volunteers turned out this weekend to remove trash and debris from the beach in Island Park.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) recently awarded more than $3.75 million in grants to help communities and local organizations protect valuable green space throughout the state.
Newport legislators Rep. Lauren H. Carson and Sen. Dawn Euer recently decried President Donald J. Trump’s efforts to open up nearly all of the United States’ coasts to offshore drilling, filing legislation to prevent such a plan.