U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


A snakehead fish. Photo credit: USGS

Battling the invasion of the snakehead has taken some creative thinking and help from the community. Find out how folks in the Chesapeake Bay watershed are contributing to our war against this destructive fish.

Daffny Feature

Meet Daffny Pitchford, today’s #ScienceWoman and refuge manager of Potomac River National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

Photo of Hudson River from Creative Commons Flickr user Elizabeth Bean, http://www.flickr.com/photos/52975930@N00/112703530/

From the Penobscot River in Maine south to the Roanoke River in Virginia, the Northeast is chock-full of amazing rivers. Today, scientist Margaret Byrne shares her love of the Potomac and Hudson rivers.