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Sunset Stables at Lincoln Woods State Park

Sunset Stables is located midway down the western perimeter of Lincoln Woods State Park in Lincoln, Rhode Island.  The stables are open seven days a week, year-round. Visitors ages eight and over can participate in riding classes, group trail excursions on horseback, and summer riding camps.  Until recently the only restrooms available were portable toilets. This month Clivus […]

YES ON 6: Support RI’s ecology and economy!

Question 6 is designed to protect Rhode Island’s beautiful, natural resources while preserving, and increasing, the tourism that bolsters the state’s economy.  By using grants funded through the Green Economy Bond city, town, and state parks can provide and maintain environmentally friendly infrastructures that support facilities for tourists.  Clivus New England’s composting toilet systems have long been used in […]

Erving State Forest gets its first Clivus restrooms

Campers at the Laurel Lake Recreation Area and Campground located in Erving State Forest will find a refreshing change!  The decades-old, pit-privy toilets have been replaced with modern Clivus restrooms. In keeping with its mission statement to conserve and preserve, MA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation had three self-contained composting toilet systems installed at this […]

Rhode Island Great Outdoors Pursuit

Clivus New England, Inc. is proud to once again be a sponsor of the Rhode Island Great Outdoors Pursuit!  The RI Department of Environmental Management will be hosting several events featuring good, old fashioned, healthy family fun.  Events will include scavenger hunts, relay races, fishing, geo-chaching, camping, outdoor movies, interactive displays, games and raffles…and lots […]

East Mautunuck Beach Pavilion aims to receive USGBC LEED silver certification.

A wind turbine, natural daylighting, solar hot water, and Clivus composting waste treatment are a few of the innovative and alternative technologies featured in the new bathhouse at East Matunuck Beach.  RI Department of Environmental Management recently replaced the outdated 1970’s masonry bathhouse with this state-of-the-art sustainable pavilion, making it one of the “greenest” state […]

East Matunuck Beach Pavilion construction well under way!

Clivus New England, Inc., is proud to be a part of the new sustainable bathhouse pavilion at East Matunuck Beach in South Kingstown, RI.  RI DEM hopes to achieve a minimum of USGBC LEED Silver status.  The new pavilion is replacing the 30+ year old cinder block building constructed in the 1970s. Various types of […]

Rhode Island Great Outdoors Pursuit

Clivus New England is a proud sponsor of the RI State Parks Great Outdoor Pursuit.  Discover Rhode Island, enjoy free summer activities, and win great prizes!  Visit a RI State Park on a specified day between May and August and play games to earn points for prizes.  Spend a family day, get fresh air, and […]