U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Poplar Island was being swallowed by Chesapeake Bay for 400 years. Now island restoration efforts have also helped bring back an iconic bird species.

monitoring tides at Prime Hook Delaware

See what we’ve accomplished toward building a stronger coast in the four years since Hurricane Sandy hit.

When coming up with habitat management solutions, it is vital to think of a holistic approach. Credit: Steve Droter

The first in a series of photo essays about some of the people behind our Hurricane Sandy restoration and resiliency work. First up: our crew in the Chesapeake Bay.