U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region
Vermont graduate student Christine Peterson collecting vegetation data along a power line right of way. Credit: Dr. Allan Strong

Did you know some birds flock to those shrubby areas maintained around power lines? Vermont graduate student Christine Peterson shares what she's doing with Audubon and Vermont Electric Company.

Increased use of renewable energy is a priority for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Credit: USFWS.

Oct. 29, 2012: Hurricane Sandy knocked out power to an estimated 8.1 million individual locations in 17 states, as far west as Michigan. Outages affected some areas for weeks, and often...