U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Bringing nature to the students, and students to nature! Youth from 14 different countries planted pollinator gardens and visited Rachel Carson NWR this summer.

Susan Adamowicz at Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge in Maine. Credit: USFWS

Salt marshes provide a natural defense against storms by buffering the force of both storm surges and storm waves — can they help us beat the climate change Godzilla?

Ralph joined the Corps in his late teens, in 1936. He used the New Deal to gain experience in maintenance work on public lands. 80 years later, Ralph reflects upon his work in public service and the career that followed his experience as a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps.