U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region

Patty Morrison of Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge has been selected as a 2016 Recovery Champion for her leadership in recovering endangered freshwater mussels.

As we celebrate National Police Week, we want to give a shout out to John Ross who was recently recognized as the Service’s regional Federal Wildlife Officer of the Year.

Several attempts were made to capture a distressed bald eagle on Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge. Many organizations teamed up in an effort to rescue the eagle when the unexpected happened! Read...