The Underrated Wildlife Refuge In Rhode Island Where You Can View More Than 70 Species Of Migratory Songbirds
By Beth Price-Williams|Published November 29, 2023
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Living in Rhode Island naturally means we spend a lot of time outdoors and, in doing so, many of us develop a deep appreciation for and love of wildlife. We have plenty of ways to view the wildlife in Rhode Island, too, but one of the best is heading to our local wildlife refuge. Woefully underrated, Block Island National Wildlife Refuge in New Shoreham, Rhode Island, promises the unique opportunity to view some of more than 70 species of migratory songbirds.
Have you been to this wildlife refuge in New Shoreham, Rhode Island? What did you think? Let us know in the comments! Block Island National Wildlife Refuge is just one of the many hidden gems in New Shoreham. Discover another when you visit Sacred Labyrinth, a one-of-a-kind destination in New Shoreham, Rhode Island.
Before you head over to Block Island National Wildlife Refuge, make sure you’ve packed your camera.
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