• Welcome to our blog!

    We’re dedicated to conserving the nature of the Northeast. Our mission is to work with others to protect fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats from Virginia north to Maine.

  • My life after the internship

    We’re checking in with our past interns to find out what they’ve been up to since their last internship with us. Find out where they are now since they fled the nest!

  • Wednesday Wisdom

    Every Wednesday, we share a beautiful photo from Mother Nature paired with conservation wisdom.

Biologists racing to save this freshwater mussel from extinction were thrilled to discover female mussels in Southwest Virginia. Can we save it?

Near the mouth of the St. Regis River in Franklin County, New York, are the final remnants of the Hogansburg Hydroelectric Dam. Now, with the removal of the river’s first dam, the St. Regis will be reconnected with the St. Lawrence River, the outflow for the Great Lakes, providing benefits for fish and wildlife, and returning lands to the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe.

The first in a series of photo essays about some of the people behind our Hurricane Sandy restoration and resiliency work. First up: our crew in the Chesapeake Bay.