U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


The Service and partners removed a dam in East Burke, VT, restoring recreational access and migratory fish routes in the Passumpsic River.

Historic flooding caused by Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee in 2011 revealed the danger of outdated bridges and culverts in New York. Today partners across the state are using collaborative resources to target these threats for the benefit of people, fish, and wildlife.

Together, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe and the Service create a memorable day for Tribal students through conservation and hands on learning.