U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region


Volunteers play a huge role in the work biologists are able to accomplish at Montezuma NWR. Check out the volunteers’ fascinating achievements as they work side by side with biologist, Linda Ziemba.

Some may consider oysters little more than an opulent food choice. But on the New Jersey coast, the could be a key ally in the fight against climate change and sea level rise.

Dr. Randy Dettmers, wildlife biologist at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, teaches high school girls about bird conservation techniquest at Silvio O. Conte National Wildlife Refuge.

Nine curious high school girls from Massachusetts and New York get up close with birds during summer camp, learning the tools biologists use for bird conservation. Dr. Randy Dettmers, a wildlife biologist in our region, shares highlights from the training experience.