Narragansett Bay

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Narragansett Bay

A deep inlet of the Atlantic Ocean in eastern Rhode Island.

Narragansett Bay

n
(Placename) an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Rhode Island: contains several islands, including Rhode Island, Prudence Island, and Conanicut Island

Nar′ragan′sett Bay′


n.
an inlet of the Atlantic in E Rhode Island. 28 mi. (45 km) long.
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Fine-scale geographical information was obtained from 1996 to 2010 in RI through the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management's (RIDEM) monthly surveys in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island Sound, Block Island Sound, and Hudson Canyon (offshore).
Distribution, abundance, and habitat characteristics of juvenile tautog (Tautoga onitis, Family Labridae) in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, 1988-1992.
For example, she says, the first phase of the CSO program in place at Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, will cost $250 million, which could use up all of Rhode Island's annual portion of the CWSRF.