Block Island RI - Harbors Department

New Shoreham, RI

Town of New Shoreham Harbors Department

Harbormaster: Steve Land
Assistant: Bethanie Rouseau

Phone: (401) 466-3204 ~ FAX (401) 466-3219

For information on moorings and anchorage in New Harbor, please contact the Harbormaster on VHF Ch 12

Moorings in New Harbor are first come first serve. There is a $40 per night per boat fee and a 50 cents
per person landing fee will be assessed on the first night. Cash, checks, Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

For Dockage and anchorages on Old Harbor, contact the Old Harbor Dockmaster on VHF Ch 12

Dockage in Old Harbor is $3.50 per foot; day rates are $1.50 per foot.  You may contact the Dockmaster on VHF Ch 12 or at (401) 466-5392

New Harbor Pumpout Boat on VHF Ch 73
Old Harbor Pumpout Boat on VHF Ch 72

New Harbor and Old Harbor have had a no discharge status since 1993. Please utilize our free pumpout
boat service, the first of its kind on the East Coast.  New Harbor pumpout service is available by
contacting them on Ch 73 between 7:30am and 5:00pm.  Old Harbor pumpout service is available on
CH 72 from 9:00am to 4:00pm

New Harbor Office hours are from 9:00am to 4:00pm daily. 

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External Links:

        RI Coastal Resources Management Council

        RI Department of Environmental Management

        Environmental Protection Agency

        US Coast Guard District One

        Tide Charts for Old Harbor and New Harbor

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