U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


An excited young angler shows off his prize catch with Dr. Mike Millard at the Northeast Fishery Center Kid's Fishing Day. Photo credit:USFWS

As we close out National Get Outdoors Month, take a tour around the region to learn how our fisheries program provides opportunities for everyone to get outside and enjoy nature.

A successful cast for this participant at a Veteran's Fishing Program in Massachusetts. Photo credit: USFWS

Casting a net across generations is one benefit of the veteran’s fishing programs sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Read how meeting veterans of all ages inspired and guided this young volunteer to develop her life dreams.

A satisfied customer shows off his big catch! Photo credit: Mike Beauchene, CT DEEP

It’s National Fishing and Boating week! In today’s post, learn how one state is providing fishing and outdoor recreation opportunities to ALL its residents.