U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


When birds thrive, we thrive, so how are the birds of Connecticut doing? Citizen scientists will have an opportunity to help answer this question, and contribute to the Connecticut Bird Atlas!

Hear all about my field adventure working with common terns, a coastal bird, at Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, off of Cape Cod, MA.

This time of year, piping plovers are returning to beaches up and down the East Coast, preparing to lay eggs and raise chicks in their summer homes. But where have these shorebirds been all winter? Biologists have discovered some in the Turks and Caicos Islands.