• Volvo Ocean Race
    Special thanks to all of the 131,000 visitors, the staff of RIDEM, and to the sponsors that made the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Race Village stopover a great success!
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    DEM is hiring for the 2015 seasonal season for lifeguards. Click here for more information regarding seasonal employment.
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    Registration for the 2015 Rhode Island Great Outdoor Pursuit is now open!


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East Beach/Ninigret Conservation Area Sand Trail Temporary Opening Of A Section Of The Sand Trail


DEM Announces Temporary Closure of East Beach/Ninigret Conservation Area Sand Trail Beginning at 9 AM Tuesday, June 2 in Order to Protect Piping Plover Nesting Areas


DEM Recruiting to Fill Seasonal Positions at State Parks and Beaches, with Online Applications Being Accepted


DEM's Division of Parks and Recreation Announces Availability of Revamped App for iPhone and Android Users


Check out the new features on the improved Rhode Island State Parks app provided by Pocket Ranger


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