Environment Council of Rhode Island

...building an ecologically healthy future in a sustainable economy

A Rhode Island Coalition

We are a coalition of organizations and individuals. Our mission is to serve as an effective voice for developing and advocating policies and laws that protect and enhance Rhode Island's environment. We are proud of our long history of environmental advocacy dating back to 1972.


ECRI 2016 Annual Meeting
June 6, 2016 at the Southside Cultural Center, 393 Broad Street, Providence, 5:30pm – 8:00pm


Rhode Island Compost Conference & Trade Show
March 10, 2016 at Rhode Island College, Providence


2016 Rhode Island Nature Video Festival
February 6, 2016 at RISD Museum, Providence


Read our 2013 – 2014 Green Report Card

Review the environmental records of RI lawmakers on our priority issues for the 2013 – 2014 term of the General Assembly. Letter grades are assigned to individual legislators based on their bill votes and sponsorships. In addition, you'll find a qualitative evaluation of Governor Chafee's record over the same period.