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A tiny turtle with orange patches on the side of its throat crawls through the grass
Information icon A young bog turtle in an Appalachian bog. Photo by Gary Peeples, USFWS.

Social and Digital Media

Connect with us on social media to be the first to know the latest news on threatened and endangered species, special events, volunteer opportunities, partnership projects, prescribed fires and more. You can also send us your wildlife and habitat questions.

We also offer a wide variety of landscape and wildlife photos, all free to the public, as well as educational videos on YouTube.

Follow us online

Get the best the southeast has to offer on our @USFWSSoutheast Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Use our search tool to connect with refuges, hatcheries and offices near you.



Discover America’s wildlife by following @USFWS on Instagram. We include interesting, educational information about featured species in every post.


We provide a large catalogue of beautiful photos on Flickr as a public resource.

The majority of our wildlife and habitat photos were taken by our employees and volunteers, and unless otherwise stated, are in the public domain. Public domain photos may be downloaded and used for any purposes. We only ask that you provide credit our photographers and our agency, for example, “Photo by Gary Peeples, USFWS” or “Gary Peeples, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.”

National digital library

Additional photos, particularly historic photos, are available in our National Digital Library, managed by the National Conservation Training Center.


Find educational videos on our YouTube channel. Videos from the southeastern United States are featured on our Southeast Region Playlist.

All USFWS produced videos are available at

Two black bear cubs running down a gravel path
Black bear cubs at Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Jackie Orsulak.

Share your photos and stories with us

If you took an incredible wildlife photo, or have an experience at a national wildlife refuge, we want to hear about it. Use #ShareYourStory and tag @USFWSSoutheast on Facebook or Twitter.

Please note: by doing this, you give us permission to share your material on USFWS social media channels, however, you do not forfeit any copyright.

Blogs and online stories

More information

For questions regarding our photography or news posted on our Southeast Region social media accounts please contact:

Katherine Taylor, Digital Content Specialist at (404) 679-7125 or

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