U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Chafee NWR salt marsh restoration USFWS

Some innovative coastal protection work is happening in the Ocean State – learn more about it in this photo slideshow.

When coming up with habitat management solutions, it is vital to think of a holistic approach. Credit: Steve Droter

The first in a series of photo essays about some of the people behind our Hurricane Sandy restoration and resiliency work. First up: our crew in the Chesapeake Bay.

Coastal marshes at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Credit: Kelly Fike/USFWS

What value does a marsh have for public safety, tourism and recreation? A coalition of coastal towns is finding out by incorporating nature-based solutions in their community planning efforts.