The Service and partners removed a dam in East Burke, VT, restoring recreational access and migratory fish routes in the Passumpsic River.
This story is a part of the Native American Blog Series in observance of National Native American Heritage. The Seneca Nation of Indians are the “Keepers of the Western Door” and are called the “Great Hill People” or “O-non-dowa-gah” in their own language. The Seneca people are culturally attached to their ancestral lands, and call the Allegheny River the “Ohi’yo” which translates into “beautiful river”. The Ohi’yo or Allegheny River joins the… Read More
The Aroostook Band of Micmacs marks their first fish harvest as an important milestone in working to protect local brook trout populations and natural resources.