• 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!

Clare Maffei and Jackie Hannifan monitor newly seeded wildflower fields and share their findings from throughout the summer as interns with the Service.

If you’ve been following our blog for a while, then you’ve already heard from Ivette Lopez! She has been doing fantastic work in New Haven, Connecticut supporting our urban partnership efforts and leading environmental education programming. Read about what she did this summer.

Indigenous youth from diverse cultural backgrounds immersed themselves in brainstorming what can be done to make their communities resilient in a changing world.