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  • Block Island Striper Poachers Busted

    On Aug. 22, officers from the Rhode Island Dept. of Environmental Management’s Division of Law Enforcement cited two Rhode Island residents who are Massachusetts commercial fisherman for being in

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  • Fishing the Block Island Wind Farm

    Wind power takes on a new meaning when Tom Richardson and Block Island fishing guru Chris Willi visit the recently established wind farm off the southeast shore of Block Island. The towers have only

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  • Block Island, Rhode Island

    Block Island, Rhode Island Chart Watch the Block Island episode of New England Boating TV Block Island, Rhode Island First sighted by Giovanni da Verrazano in 1524, Block Island lies 12 miles south

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  • Destination Block Island

    First sighted by Giovanni da Verrazano in 1524, Block Island lies 12 miles south of Point Judith, Rhode Island, and 14 miles east of Montauk, New York. The 11-square-mile island (five miles long by

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  • Block Island Dinghy Dock Opens for 2019

    The public dinghy dock in Block Island’s New Harbor is open for the 2019 boating season. The dock can accommodate about 100 dinghies of 12 feet or less. The dock is located between Payne’s

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  • Kelp Being Harvested in Block Island’s Great Salt Pond

    The first harvest of commercially grown kelp was gathered from an experimental kelp farm in the Great Salt Pond (New Harbor) on Block Island. The kelp, grown on lines, is being sold to a Maine-based

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