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1997 News Archive

December

DEM HOSTING WILDLIFE REHABILITATION COURSE

DEM SEEKS APPLICATIONS FOR AGRICULTURE GRANTS

DEM SAYS ITS NOT TOO SOON TO APPLY FOR SUMMER JOBS

DEM ANNOUNCES UPCOMING SEPTIC SYSTEM LICENSING WORKSHOP AND EXAM; SENDS OUT MORE THAN 1200 APPLICATIONS

EARTH DAY COMMITTEE OFFERS 1998 CALENDARS WITH CHILDREN'S ART

SHOTGUN HUNTING SEASON FOR DEER OPENS DECEMBER 6

DEM'S CHRISTMAS TREE FARM GUIDE AVAILABLE

DEM SAYS FALL CHORES SHOULD INCLUDE ANIMAL-PROOFING YOUR HOME

DEM ANNOUNCES NEW WEB SITE IS UP AND RUNNING

DEM PROPOSAL TO EPA BRINGS NEW COMPANY, RECYCLING JOBS TO RHODE ISLAND

DEM EMPLOYEES HONORED FOR OUTSTANDING WORK

COMMERCIAL POSSESSION OF SUMMER FLOUNDER REDUCED TO 100 POUNDS AS OF FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7

DEM, ARMY CORPS HOLD GALILEE SALT MARSH RESTORATION CEREMONY

November

DEM SCHEDULES LAST HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS FOR 1997

DEM ANNOUNCES 1997 DUCK STAMP AND PRINT AVAILABLE

DEM ANNOUNCES ARCHERY DEER SEASON, RULES, FOR PRUDENCE AND PATIENCE ISLANDS

MUZZLE LOADING DEER SEASON BEGINS NOVEMBER 1; DEM OFFERS SPECIAL EARLY SEASON FOR ANTLERLESS DEER

LINCOLN WOODS TO BE CLOSED TO AUTO TRAFFIC THROUGH WINTER; PEDESTRIANS WILL STILL HAVE ACCESS

DEM, SCAT FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE FISHING ACCESS PARKING AREA AT BLACK POINT

DEM, WATER SUPPLY FORESTERS TO TEACH STUDENTS ABOUT CONSERVATION DURING INTERPRETIVE WALK IN THE FOREST

DEM ANNOUNCES SMALL GAME HUNTING SEASON

DEM ANNOUNCES OCTOBER 4 OPENING OF BAY SCALLOP SEASON

September

DEM REPORTS HIGHLANDS J, EEE VIRUS IN BIRD BITERS

PUBLIC INVITED TO GIANT PUMPKIN WEIGH OFF

DEM ANNOUNCES MAINLAND DEER ARCHERY SEASON

DEM SCHEDULES OCTOBER HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS

DEM NOTIFIED OF HORSE DEATH FROM EEE; NORMAL PRECAUTIONS IN ORDER

DEM'S K-9 UNIT ONE OF FIVE TO REPRESENT UNITED STATES IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITION

DEM TO HOLD HEARING WEDNESDAY ON COMMERCIAL PROPOSAL TO REUSE TREATED SLUDGE

NBC, DEM THANK BUSINESS LEADERS FOR POLLUTION PREVENTION PRACTICES

DEM ISSUING IMMEDIATE COMPLIANCE ORDER TO POTTER'S MOBIL TO TAKE REMEDIAL ACTION FOR GASOLINE LEAK

DEM SAYS NO EEE FOUND IN LATEST SAMPLING, BUT HIGHLANDS J VIRUS INDICATES MOSQUITO PRECAUTIONS STILL IN ORDER

DEM'S NEW OFFICE OF TECHNICAL AND CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE INVITES CONSULTANTS TO OPEN HOUSE SEPTEMBER 16

DEM ANNOUNCES BID DATES FOR HOME FUELWOOD PROGRAM

RI MARINE FISHERIES COUNCIL ANNOUNCES CHANGE IN MEETING DATE

DEM SPONSORS HARVEST FESTIVAL AT WARWICK MALL

DEM'S MCLEOD JOINS NEW ENGLAND ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS IN PROCLAIMING POLLUTION PREVENTION WEEK

DEM ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION OF BLACKSTONE RIVER BIKE PATH TO BEGIN IN FALL

DEM ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF STAFFORD POND STUDY; WILL PURSUE REMEDIES WITH LOCAL HELP

August

DEM ANNOUNCES SPECIAL DEER SEASON ON PRUDENCE ISLAND FOR PARAPLEGIC OR DOUBLE AMPUTEE HUNTERS

DEM'S DIVISION OF FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFERING NEW COURSE ON HUNTER ETHICS AND LANDOWNER RELATIONS

DEM APPLE ORCHARD BROCHURE AVAILABLE; INCLUDES PICK-YOUR-OWN SITES

FISHING QUOTA NEARLY FILLED; SALE OF STRIPED BASS BY MOST COMMERCIAL FISHERMEN TO BE HALTED TUESDAY NOON

DEM SCHEDULES SEPTEMBER HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS

DEM, EPA INVITE PUBLIC TO MEETING TO HELP IDENTIFY WASTE MANAGEMENT PRIORITIES

DEM SAYS NO EEE FOUND, BUT MOSQUITO PRECAUTIONS IN ORDER

OSCAR CLEAN TEAMS FROM SEVERAL COMMUNITIES PITCH IN TO CLEAN UP NINIGRET PARK IN CHARLESTOWN, VETERANS MEMORIAL PARKWAY IN EAST PROVIDENCE

DEM TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED WATERFOWL HUNTING SEASONS AND BAG LIMITS

DEM SAYS PERMITS AVAILABLE FOR SPECIAL RESIDENT CANADA GOOSE HUNTING SEASON

OSCAR YOUTH LITTER CORPS WORKERS FROM SEVERAL COMMUNITIES CLEAN BLACK POINT IN NARRAGANSETT

DEM SAYS NO EEE FOUND IN MOSQUITOES TRAPPED IN RHODE ISLAND

DEM AND PARTNERS TO OPEN RESEARCH LAB AND NATURE CENTER AT NARRAGANSETT BAY NATIONAL ESTUARINE RESEARCH RESERVE

DEM SAYS NEW OZONE ALERT MAP PROVIDES PUBLIC WITH VITAL HEALTH DATA

DEM'S OSCAR YOUTH LITTER CORPS GROUPS WORK TOGETHER TO CLEAN PROVIDENCE NEIGHBORHOODS

DEM SAYS MUCH TO CELEBRATE AT GREENWICH BAY FESTIVAL

DEM TO RE-OPEN 383 ACRES TO SHELLFISHING IN GREENWICH BAY AND HUNDRED ACRE COVE

July

DEM'S OSCAR YOUTH LITTER CORPS TEAMS TO WORK TOGETHER TO CLEAN LONG POINT AT GODDARD PARK IN WARWICK

DEM ANNOUNCES APPLICATION PERIOD FOR NORTHWEST COOPERATIVE DEER HUNTING

DEM INCREASES FLEET OF SURF CHAIRS, OPENING UP NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR DISABLED BEACHGOERS

PRUDENCE/PATIENCE DEER LOTTERY APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE FROM DEM

OSCAR YOUTH LITTER CORPS GROUPS WORKS TOGETHER TO CLEAN GALILEE IN NARRAGANSETT, DEAN PARKWAY IN CRANSTON

DEM TESTING THIS AUGUST FOR NEXT SUMMER'S LIFEGUARDS

DEM, EPA INVITE PUBLIC TO MEETING TO HELIDENTIFY WATER PROTECTION PRIORITIES

DEM HAS APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE FOR JULY 19 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DISPOSAL

DEM ANNOUNCES PIER PLANS FOR GALILEE

FOREST TENT CATERPILLARS IN WEST GREENWICH NO THREAT

TAUTOG CLOSED TO COMMERCIAL FISHING AS OF JULY 11

DEM EXPANDS SIMMONS MILL POND MANAGEMENT AREA IN LITTLE COMPTON; ALSO PURCHASES FRONTAGE ON PAWCATUCK RIVER IN RICHMOND

DEM TRAINS YOUTH LITTER CORPS SUPERVISORS IN LEADERSHIP SKILLS; CLEAN TEAMS BEGIN CLEANING UP LITTER

June

DEM, FOSTER, GLOCESTER, SCITUATE COLLABORATE ON INNOVATIVE ZONING TO PROTECT SCITUATE WATERSHED

DEM SAYS 'HIRE A LICENSED ARBORIST FOR TREE WORK'

DEM PLANS MAJOR RECONSTRUCTION AT MISQUAMICUT STATE BEACH

DEM BEGINS TRANSPLANTING OYSTERS THAT HAVE CAUSED CUTS TO SWIMMERS= FEET AT GODDARD PARK

DEM TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING JULY 1 ON HUNTING AND FISHING SEASON DATES AND PROPOSED CHANGES TO REGULATIONS

DEM WILL OPEN NEW PAVILION AT ROGER W. WHEELER BEACH SATURDAY, JUNE 21 WITH FREE ADMISSION, SPECIAL EVENTS FOR PUBLIC

DEM AWARDS GRANTS TO FARMERS, OTHER BUSINESSES, FOR WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PROJECTS

JUNE IN RHODE ISLAND MEANS PICK YOUR OWN STRAWBERRIES; AND DEM CAN HELP YOU FIND THEM

DEM SAYS "ORPHANED" WILDLIFE MAY NOT BE ORPHANED, OFFERS TIPS ON HOW TO DEAL WITH BABY WILDLIFE AND ANIMAL-PROOF YOUR HOME

DEM AWARDS $165,000 TO COMMUNITIES FOR YOUTH LITTER TEAMS

COMMERCIAL POSSESSION LIMIT FOR SUMMER FLOUNDER CUT FRIDAY, JUNE 6 TO MAINTAIN YEAR-ROUND LANDINGS

DEM ASKS FOR INFORMATION ON WILD TURKEY BROOD SIGHTINGS

DEM TO HOLD PUBLIC WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY ON PROPOSED SEPTIC SYSTEM RULE CHANGES

May

VOLUNTEERS FROM WILD TURKEY FEDERATION TO HELP DEM IN HABITAT RESTORATION PROJECT

DEM SEEKS APPLICATIONS FOR FARMLAND DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS PURCHASE PROGRAM

SAFE BOATING PATROLS TO BE STEPPED UP ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

JOHNSTON MAN ARRESTED, FINED FOR ILLEGAL LOBSTERING

DEM TO HOLD SECOND QUAHOG TRANSPLANT THURSDAY, MAY 22

DEM LOOKING FOR FAMILY PHOTOS OF THE OLD "SAND HILL COVE"

DEM'S PARKS AND BEACHES READY FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

DEM TO CONDUCT PUBLIC FORUM ON PERMIT STREAMLINING STUDY

DEM SAYS CELEBRATE SAFE BOATING WEEK WITH A SAFE BOATING COURSE

GIS CONFERENCE AT URI OPEN TO PUBLIC

DEM SEEKS SHELLFISHERMEN FOR MAJOR PAID QUAHOG TRANSPLANT

April

DEM AWARDS MORE THAN $700,000 IN AQUA FUND GRANTS TO IMPROVE WATER QUALITY TO NARRAGANSETT BAY

DEM ANNOUNCES CHANGES IN FISHING REGULATIONS MADE BY RI MARINE FISHERIES COUNCIL TO AID SPECIES MANAGEMENT

DEM RESPONDS TO FISHING INDUSTRY; DAILY LIMITS ON TAUTOG GO INTO EFFECT APRIL 28

DEM EMPLOYEES CLEAN RIVERBANK ON LUNCH BREAK

DEM TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON RULES AND REGULATIONS GOVERNING POSSESSION OF FERRETS

DEM ANNOUNCES WILD TURKEY HUNTING SEASON BEGINS MAY 1; AMERICA'S NUMBER ONE GAMEBIRD MAKES COMEBACK DUE TO WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT

DEM SAYS OSPREYS' OLD HOME BECOMES PART OF AMISTAD HISTORY; NARRAGANSETT ELECTRIC ERECTS REPLACEMENT NESTING SITE

COMMERCIAL POSSESSION LIMIT FOR SUMMER FLOUNDER ANNOUNCED BY DEM

DEM HONORS JOHN M. LAWRENCE III WITH ALFRED L. HAWKES ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD

DEM GIVES MOBIL APPROVAL FOR INTERIM REMEDIAL ACTIONS AT EAST PROVIDENCE SITE

RESEARCH BY DEM'S MARK GIBSON LEADS TO AGREEMENT THAT SHOULD HELP RESTORE FINFISH TO MOUNT HOPE BAY

DEM WARNS THAT STORM CLEANUP CAN BE DANGEROUS

March

RECORD DEER HARVEST AS DEER POPULATION CONTINUES TO RISE

DEM BUYS 15 ACRES IN LINCOLN ALONG BLACKSTONE FOR PRESERVATION

DEM SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR SALMON FRY STOCKING


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