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 1970.

Our History


Next ECRI Board Meeting: Monday, October 3, 5pm - 6:30pm (details TBA)


ECRI 2021-2022 Green Report Card released August 29.


 See the August 2, 2022, Gubernatorial Forum on Climate Change, which is available on YouTube.


 Our Current Legislative Agenda and Priorities for 2022


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Donate to ECRI's Education Fund

Year after year, ECRI restores and protects our state’s extraordinary and precious environment on a very small budget. We’re a lean organization, but we’re integral to the fabric of environmental advocacy in Rhode Island, woven by representatives of more than 60 environmental organizations committed to systemic environmental health.


 ECRI's Strategic Plan Update


Review our 2019-2020 Green Report Card ~ Incomplete & Lacking Leadership: Rhode Island Urgently Needs Climate Action

"In the midst of crises of public health, justice, and climate change, the General Assembly and Administration fail to act on environmental policy...."

Download the complete report.