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Ariel Martinez closed out her summer at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge with some great programming! In today’s blog she discusses what she did for Latino Conservation Week and what else she got to do during her time at the refuge.

Two studies funded through Hurricane Sandy relief aid are helping land managers understand the importance of local nesting habitat within the broader range of the piping plover, which is on the Federal Threatened and Endangered Species List.

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.