natural resources defense council http://ripr.org en Headed for the Beach? Water Quality's Improving. http://ripr.org/post/headed-beach-water-qualitys-improving <p>A new report about Rhode Island’s beaches finds steady improvements in the water quality since 2008. Health officials closed beaches for fewer days last year than it did in 2011, and more improvements are in the works.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 17:14:26 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 17940 at http://ripr.org Headed for the Beach? Water Quality's Improving.