U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Men dressed in colonial wear in a boat with an American flag

On a cold Christmas night in 1776, the Hessians didn’t see George Washington crossing the Delaware River. But who likely did?

A man in an orange jacket holds a huge lake sturgeon with a tag.

Through monitoring, fish biologists have found a pleasant surprise lurking in the Niagara River. Read on to learn more!

A man and two women stand in a river with a hose shooting tiny fish into the water

What would make the leaders of three conservation-minded organizations jump into the Charles River? Read on . . .