Alligator River/Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
P. O. Box 1969
Manteo, North Carolina 27954

Contact: Bonnie Strawser - 252-473-1131

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News Release

May 27, 2009

"Real World" Perspective

Photo Credit: Jeff Whit

Bonnie standing in the center with her FWS Uniform on - on either side of her is a femaile student and in the background are two male students - one with only the back of his head showing.
Ms. Bonnie Strawser, Public Use Manager of Pea Island and Alligator River National Wildlife Refuges, spoke to her daughter Erica Burkhart's 8th Grade Social Studies classes on Wednesday, May 20. Strawser discussed tourism, environmental concerns and the impact of global warming on the Outer Banks. From left, Eboni Harris, Strawser, Nick Sorenson and Lauren Moran.