• Salt Ponds Map

    The Salt Ponds of Southern Rhode Island

  • Hooded Mergansers

    Hooded Mergansers in Quonochontaug Pond

  • Clam Transplant

    Clam Transplant Into Quonochontaug Pond

  • Salt Ponds Map

    The Salt Ponds of Southern Rhode Island

  • Dredge

    Dredging the Charlestown Breachway Into Ninigret Pond

  • Kayaks

    SPC-Led Paddle in Ninigret Pond

  • Safari

    A Salt Pond Safari

  • Water Quality Testing

    Water Quality Monitoring

  • Potter Pond

    A Glorious Fall Day on Potter Pond

Check out SPC's NEW 30th Anniversary Video! Click HERE to see it, and please share!

Learn about the challenges that Green Hill Pond faces. Watch Green Hill Pond: Below the Surface and share with friends! Click HERE to see it!

The Canada Goose poses problems for nutrient loading in our salt ponds. Watch our video, The Canada Goose: An Unexpected Polluter to learn more. Click HERE to see it!

Visit our "Calendar" Page for information about upcoming Aquaculture Lease Application Meetings. There are links to the individual applications on the page as well. Also visit our "Hot Topics" page for information about other pending Aquaculture Lease Applications on Rhode Island's salt ponds.

Visit our "History and Ecology" page to see Ted Callender's paper focused on Benthic Sediment Recycling in the Salt Ponds.

Visit our "Hot Topics" page to see our 2013 Annual Report, and our Status and Trends data report.

For best viewing of the Status and Trends report in Adobe Viewer, under the "View" menu and "Page Display" sub-menu, choose "Two Page View" and make sure "Show Cover Page in Two Page View" is checked.

Also on our "Hot Topics" page is a link to the new Rhode Island Coastal Property Guide produced as a part of the Beach SAMP by Rhode Island's Coastal Resource Center, CRMC, and Rhode Island Sea Grant.

Please click here to go to our Severe Storm Information and Preparedness Page,
or here to visit the newly-launched RI Climate Change web site.
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