U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Veteran’s of the U.S. Armed Forces gather with friends, family, and volunteers at the Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge in Baring, ME for the Annual Vetern’s Fishing Day. Peggy Sawyer, Moosehorn Administrative Assistant and Annual Veterans Fishing Day volunteer confidently commented, “Lesson learned: sun shining on the water, a fishing rod and a hungry fish can soothe a troubled spirit and make a heart smile.”

Lighthouses are iconic. They line our beautiful coastal shores and can share with us the great history of protecting fisherman and mariners a century ago. Learn interesting facts about the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s lighthouses in the Northeast!

There’s a lot to love about the lore surrounding Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge…