Block Island to Host Great Salt Pond Meeting
August 25, 2011
Block Island Times: The Annual Meeting for the Committee for the Great Salt Pond will be held at Smugglers on September 17 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
The guest speaker will be Stephen Hale the noted Marine Ecologist from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Narragansett. His research includes studies of the seafloor fauna in Narragansett Bay and the Gulf of Maine. He wrote the chapter “Marine Bottom Communities of Block Island Waters” for the Ecology of Block Island, published by the Rhode Island Natural History Survey.