• 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!

Much of the life history of the small whorled pogonia remains a mystery, but recent efforts in New Hampshire have clued biologists in to this rare woodland orchid’s specific habitat needs.

From “Vampires of the Deep” to winning a major award, fisheries biologist Brad Young has had a busy May. Join us for a question and answer session with him about his work.

Meet Al Rizzo, the new project leader at Prime Hook and Bombay Hook national wildlife refuges. In this blog interview, learn about Al, his experience, and his goals for managing the Delaware Bay refuges.