|A little blue heron snags a crayfish dinner at J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge in Florida. The refuge is popular with photographers and bird watchers.|
|Credit: Phil Love|
Wild Angles: News From the National Wildlife Refuge SystemNews for June - October 2014 RSS
Beat the Heat – and Enjoy Great Recreation and EventsAt a National Wildlife Refuge
Chill. Summer’s a great time to discover what national wildlife refuges have to offer. Enjoy splendid kayaking or fishing. Try a guided hike or a bird walk. Or choose from a host of other family-friendly events. Learn why mule deer antlers grow so fast, why spiders aren’t insects, why scorpions glow under UV light.
Come away wowed. Visit a refuge and learn how the Refuge System is protecting your natural heritage.
The National Wildlife Refuge System protects wildlife and wildlife habitat on more than 150 million acres of land and water from the Caribbean to the Pacific, Maine to Alaska. Refuges also improve human health, provide outdoor recreation and support local economies. Visit our home page at www.fws.gov/refuges. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service works with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. For more information, visit www.fws.gov, or connect with us through any of these social media channels:
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