Friends of the Saugatucket is a team of your friends and neighbors who wish to promote the well-being of the Saugatucket River, its surrounding watershed, its natural community, and the people who treasure their local river.
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Our mission is:
…to promote and enhance the natural and cultural features of the Saugatucket River and its watershed for the benefit of the river and its surrounding lands and community.
Please be sure to visit our FaceBook page and “follow” us to keep up-to-date on our activities, stay informed on current events involving the river and watershed, and see many beautiful photos and interesting videos.
Please contact us if you would like to be involved in any of our ongoing projects.
Artist Brian O’Connor has generously donated this beautiful diorama for FOS to raffle as a fundraiser! Please click here for more information about how to see it in person and purchase tickets.
Have a look at the new kayak launch installed on the Town of South Kingstown’s dock behind the public parking lot on Main Street!
Please check out this awesome StoryMap about Saugatucket Park created by Paul Jordan and the South Kingstown Economic Development Committee!
And please enjoy this short video that describes the journey river herring make from the ocean to Indian Lake to spawn every spring.
This video was created by our amazing Met School intern Evan Travis.
For a beautiful aerial tour of the Saugatucket River, click here.
Thank you to the Wakefield Village Association for their support!