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Rhode Island’s rivers, which have been used and abused in the past, are gaining new life as dams are removed and disposal practices change. This is good news for wildlife and people alike.

Ever had a lane closure keep you from getting where you want to go? We wonder if this is how salmon feel when they reach those small openings under a road.

Over 1000 miles of river have been re-opened to migratory fish in Virginia in the past decade.