The Commercial Fisheries Center of Rhode Island is
home to nonprofit commercial fishing organizations, and serves as a
headquarters for bringing fishermen, scientists, managers, and
elected officials together to discuss issues.
The Commercial Fisheries Center was founded in 2004
to improve fisheries and understanding of the marine environment
through education, collaborative research, and cooperation. We invite you to
learn more about our work and our members and to read our
In an effort to be more environmentally friendly and efficient we
are making a constant effort to increase our email list and decrease
our paper mailing list. We encourage you to make the switch by using
our contact form.