U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Vermont graduate student Christine Peterson collecting vegetation data along a power line right of way. Credit: Dr. Allan Strong

Did you know some birds flock to those shrubby areas maintained around power lines? Vermont graduate student Christine Peterson shares what she’s doing with Audubon and Vermont Electric Company.

Bog turtle

Private landowners own nearly 75 percent of the nation, and we rely on partnerships with landowners to conserve the nature of America. Learn about a few of the critters we’ve focused private landowner partnerships on in the Northeast.

A conservation project reforesting the area for the memorial and for wildlife was recently honored with a prestigious award. Deb Reynolds shares her experience at the memorial.