U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


This is a New England cottontail. Credit: Tom Barnes / USFWS

Check out how much of an impact landowners have on conserving habitat and threatened species!

Groundwork student Wilder Maturana and youth leader Roger Osorio (himself a graduate of School 13) talk to students about pollinators and doors opened to them through conservation work with Groundwork and the USFWS. - Photo Credit: Marilyn Kitchell

On a clear fall day in early November, staff from Wallkill River NWR and Great Swamp NWR gathered to celebrate the opening of a pollinator garden at Yonkers School 13.

Photo credit: USFWS

Cops and Bobbers, Hooks and Ladders! These city cops and firefighters took time out their day to make a natural connection with youth in their community. Read how a first time collaboration led to a day of fun and learning in Hartford, Connecticut.