SAVE THE LAKES
AN ALLIANCE OF INDIVIDUALS AND ASSOCIATIONS DEDICATED TO IMPROVING, PROTECTING AND PRESERVING THE FRESH WATER BODIES OF RHODE ISLAND FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

 


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Welcome!

Save The Lakes was founded as the only statewide organization dedicated to the preservation and protection of Rhode Islandís lakes, ponds and fresh water resources.† We provide a forum for education, discussion and action on lake-related issues; we advocate for better fresh water management policies at the local, state and federal levels.

Save The Lakes (STL) is managed entirely by volunteers and is a 501(c)3 qualified non-profit organization. We are supported almost exclusively through membership dues and donations, which are fully tax deductable. Members are encouraged to join one of STL's committees to become actively engaged in critical issues and interesting challenges, while gaining valuable information on lake and watershed issues (and even have some fun!)

Save The Lakes members receive information on current and critical lake issues through email communications, access to environmental agency personnel at forums and workshops, and opportunities to network with other members at events. If you are a permanent or part-time lake area residents, recreational lake user, lake area or lake dependent business, we encourage you to join STL and support our efforts for YOUR lake's sake!

Rhode Island lakes and ponds,
beautfiul in any season!

LATEST NEWS

STL Annual lakes forum - April 28th, 6:30 pm in Coventry. Come ask questions of RI DEM staff, learn about lake science and more. Click here for more information.

Spring is here and with it many great lakes-related events! Check out our events page for information.

Annual New England Lakes Conference coming to Massachusetts, May 20 & 21, 2016.  A great chance to share with other lakeshore residents and management experts. Click here for more information.

USEPA has launched a new Lakes webpage! Click here to learn about the quality of our nation's lakes and what you can do to protect and/or restore your lake.

RIDEM has great resources for recreation and conservation. Check out the Freshwater Fishing Regulation Guide (click here).

RIDEM announces availability of report that describes the process that the state uses to assess the quality of the surface waters (including lakes). Click here for more information.

 

 
For More Information Contact:

Save the Lakes * 61 Wood Road * Chepachet, RI,  02814 * Tel: (401) 568-4267 * Internet: info@stlri.org
 
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