U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


After a devastating flood, White River National Fish Hatchery reopens as a symbol of resilience and a bright future for lake trout and landlocked Atlantic salmon.

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.

Heavy machinery at hogansburg dam

Near the mouth of the St. Regis River in Franklin County, New York, are the final remnants of the Hogansburg Hydroelectric Dam. Now, with the removal of the river’s first dam, the St. Regis will be reconnected with the St. Lawrence River, the outflow for the Great Lakes, providing benefits for fish and wildlife, and returning lands to the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe.