The total area of state lands occurring in several parcels on both islands is as follows: Patience Island (213 acres entire island), Prudence North (979 acres), Prudence South (831 acres). Access to the islands is either by private boat or ferry from the dock in Bristol, RI. Patience Island can only be reached by private boat.
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