Southern New England-NY Bight Coastal Program
Northeast Region
 

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Our mission is to:

SNEP boundaryDevelop partnerships to identify, restore and protect regionally important habitat in the Southern New England-New York Bight Coastal Program area.

Office address/contact:

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Southern New England - New York Bight Coastal Program
50 Bend Road
Charlestown, RI 02813
Phone: 401/364-9124 
Fax: 401/364-0170 fax

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News and Updates

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces the availability of an Environmental Assessment (EA) with a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Rhode Island South Coast Habitat and Community Resiliency Project: Ninigret Salt Marsh Restoration in Charlestown, RI.

October 27, 2016 - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces the availability of an Environmental Assessment (EA) with a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Rhode Island South Coast Habitat and Community Resiliency Project: Ninigret Salt Marsh Restoration in Charlestown, RI. The Proposed Action involves the use of dredge material to enhance degraded tidal marsh to the west of the Charlestown Breachway. The activities being proposed as part of this project are the subject of an EA that has been prepared in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act and the National Historic Preservation Act to evaluate the impacts of the project on the human environment, including natural and cultural resources, and provide an opportunity for the public to review and comment on the project.

Comments will be accepted through November 30th, 2016 and can be sent to the Supervisor, New England Field Office, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 70 Commercial Street, Concord, New Hampshire 03301. Telephone: (603) 223-2541, Fax: (603) 223-0104 or via email to Suzanne_Paton@fws.gov.

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Last updated: July 13, 2016

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