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.


ECRI Monthly Board Meeting, Monday December 6th

5:00 – 6:30 PM | Join Zoom Meeting:
https://nwf-org.zoom.us/j/98616825347?pwd=dUdyOHRXU0tPMHlwUkk3S3pOY2drQT09
Meeting ID: 986 1682 5347 | Password: 581119
+1 646 558 8656 | 888 475 4499 US Toll-free or 877 853 5257


Support ECRI: 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.


2022 RI Nature Video Festival Now Accepting Videos


 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