...to preserve, protect, develop, and restore coastal resources for all Rhode Islanders
Explore the Interactive Aquaculture Lease Map (RI DEM web site)
(For informational purposes only. See official Assent files for acreage and operational details)
RI Shellfish Management Plan web site (RI SeaGrant)
Aquaculture Application and Permitting Process (PDF)
Aquaculture Application Package (PDF)
Research/Educational Aquaculture Application (PDF)
Recreational Aquaculture Application (PDF)
Experimental Aquaculture Application (PDF)
Aquaculture Lease Transfer Request Form (PDF)
Developing methods for analysis and drawing conclusions from larval settlement monitoring in Narragansett Bay: Is the timing of seasonal recruitment a driver of non-native success in the intertidal fouling community? (PDF)
The mission of the ECSGA is to promote responsible commercial shellfish aquaculture through market research and promotion, active involvement in public education, participation in policy formation at the state and national levels, and directed research.
All files below in PDF format unless indicated otherwise.