John H. Chafee NWR contains more than 500 acres of salt marsh and surrounding forest habitat. Boat access to the refuge can be obtained at the state boat ramp at Pollack Avenue.
The refuge provides unmatched beauty, especially during the fall, and high quality fishing.
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