Emile Ruecker Wildlife Refuge
Tiverton, Rhode Island 02878
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Emilie Ruecker Wildlife Refuge encompasses a breathtaking 50-acre parcel of woods and salt marsh with trails and stunning views along the Sakonnet River in Tiverton. Ruecker also has blinds for observing and photographing nature such as Great Egrets, Snowy Egrets, and Glossy Ibis to name just a few of the birds that frequent this protected marsh. Jack’s Island, a peninsula that extends into the Sakonnet River, is home to breeding Ospreys and is a popular put-in spot for kayakers and boaters.
Services / Features / Restrictions: Smoke Free, Attraction, Wildlife Refuge, No Pets, Smoke Free, Blackstone Valley and Northern Rhode Island, Bird Watching Trail, Hiking Trail, Wildlife Viewing
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