U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region

Right now in offices all along the eastern seaboard, shorebird technicians are hunched in front of computer monitors tapping numbers into spreadsheets. It doesn't have to be this way.

Two studies funded through Hurricane Sandy relief aid are helping land managers understand the importance of local nesting habitat within the broader range of the piping plover, which is on the...

Extreme flooding resurfaced past fears of losing a threatened, tiny snail that lives only at Chittenango Falls, New York. A crew of scientists and volunteers assessed the impact in the days...