• Driven by instincts and a pickup truck: An Atlantic salmon’s journey towards recovery

    That’s how many Atlantic salmon make their way to spawning habitat in Lake Champlain’s tributaries nowadays. Learn why this species disappeared from the lake in the 19th century, and how it is making a comeback today thanks to collaboration by partners in the basin.

  • 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!

Today we’re hearing from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service special agent James Dowd and the great effort brought forth by both state and federal agencies to put an end to illegal wildlife trafficking.

Ever had a lane closure keep you from getting where you want to go? We wonder if this is how salmon feel when they reach those small openings under a road.

A partnership of land trusts in Maine is building strong relationships with neighbors on a foundation of the best data in the region.