U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


One day of practice at the Potomac River National Wildlife Refuge led to a year of success for 15 year-old Georgia Roberts, a White Knoll High School athlete and qualifier for archery National’s. Roberts began shooting with the Refuge Complex Administrative Support Assistant Stacie Allison four years ago, justifying that one day at a National Wildlife Refuge can spark genuine interest and passion in the life of a teenager. “I had always… Read More

It was in the 1980s on the Eastern Shore of Maryland when Bob Spiering first noticed the absence of the call of the bobwhite. He enlisted us to help bring it and other wildlife back to his farm.

The Fish and Wildlife Service and its partners, including The Conservation Fund, are raising the level of a salt marsh at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge to help it keep pace with sea-level rise and continue to provide wildlife habitat and protection for private property.