• 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!

We’re wrapping up National Wildlife Refuge Week and guess who’s turning 75, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge! This post is the last in a series about the work done on national wildlife refuges to help recover threatened and endangered species.

Ironically, New England cottontail need help to breed – hear from biologists who aid in the process. This post is part of a series running all week about the work done on national wildlife refuges to help with threatened and endangered species recovery.

Meet D’Andre Brown, visitor services intern at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge in Massachusetts. This post is part of a series running all week about the work done on national wildlife refuges to help recover threatened and endangered species.