U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


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.

A long-time stream restoration project in central Pennsylvania pays off as the state prepares to release brook trout into Limestone Run for the first time.

Thousands of trout were carried out of the raceway

Seven staff were on hand at White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery when flood waters hit. Six made it home. One spent five-and-a-half hours in a tree. All are safe. The trout at the hatchery didn’t fare as well.

Our thoughts are still with the families of the 23 people who lost their lives during the June, 23 flood.