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 rare fern has found two new homes in New York City, one of which is a creative designed experiment. Visitors and city dwellers will have the opportunity to connect with these plants and relate more closely to an important conservation issue.

Heavy machinery at hogansburg dam

We took another look at the Upstate New York waters restored by the removal of Hogansburg Hydroelectric Dam, and after our map analysis, there’s even habitat open to migrating fish.