A Talk on the Wild Side.
We're back with another round of events taking place at our Refuges this week around the country. As always, make sure you head over to the Refuge System's homepage and use their searchable map to find a Wildlife Refuge near you!
Let's Go Outside!
Sunset at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in Maryland
New Mexico—Today thru Sun 11/20: Festival of the Cranes, Bosque del Apache Refuge, NM http://www.friendsofthebosque.org/crane/
Maryland—Open again! Drive all 6 miles of Wildlife Drive, Blackwater Refuge. Dawn to dusk daily. http://www.fws.gov/blackwater
Florida—Tuesdays 7:30-10am (except 11/22) Roving naturalist on Marsh Trail, Loxahatchee Refuge http://go.usa.gov/1lC
Florida— Fri 12/2, 8-10am, Roving naturalist on Marsh Trail, Loxahatchee Refuge http://go.usa.gov/1lC
Florida—Tuesdays 1-3 pm, Roving Naturalist on Cypress Swamp Boardwalk, Loxahatchee Refuge http://go.usa.gov/1lC
Colorado —Fri 11/18@1-3pm. Magnificent Mullies. Is that a mule deer or a white-tail? Rocky Mtn Arsenal Refuge. Reserve: 303-289-0930 http://go.usa.gov/j6v
Colorado —Sun 11/20@1-3pm. Magnificent Mullies. Is that a mule deer or a white-tail? Rocky Mtn Arsenal Refuge. Reserve: 303-289-0930 http://go.usa.gov/j6v
Florida— Fri 11/18, 9-11am, Roving naturalist on Marsh Trail, Loxahatchee Refuge http://go.usa.gov/1lC
Florida— Reserve now. Guided canoe trip Sat 12/3@8-10:15 am, Loxahatchee Refuge 561-734-8303. Rental: $25 http://go.usa.gov/1lC
Florida—Reserve now. Full moon guided canoe trip, Loxahatchee Refuge. Sat 12/10@7-10pm, 561-734-8303. $10 includes rental http://go.usa.gov/1lC
New Mexico—Sun 11/20@9-4, Fall Flight Festival, Las Vegas Wildlife Refuge http://ow.ly/7e60e
Florida—Sat 11/19, 10-4. Holiday Open House, St. Marks Refuge. Free family photo, wagon rides, crafts, cider http://go.usa.gov/Td8
Nevada—Sat 11/19, 10-2. Bighorn Quest. 3-mi hike@Ash Meadows Refuge. Ages 13+ Sign up:: http://www.fws.gov/desertcomplex/ashmeadows/calendar.htm
Washington—Wed 11/16@9-12:30pm.Volunteer Workday, Ridgefield Refuge. Help protect young trees. Sign up: 360-887-3883 http://go.usa.gov/ZP3
Georgia—Sat 11/19@10-4. Sugar Cane Grinding & Syrup Boil, Okefenokee Refuge http://go.usa.gov/2JG
California—Sat 11/19@2:30-4:30pm. Family Bird Walk, Don Edwards SF Bay Refuge, Fremont. Help kids ID birds. Sign up: 510-792-0222 x 363 http://go.usa.gov/TpH
Arizona—Sat 11/19@11-4. Grassland Fair. Buenos Aires Refuge. Live animals, music. http://southwest.fws.gov/refuges/arizona/buenosaires/
Massachusetts—Sat 11/20@1pm Bike Tour, Assabet Rr Wildlife Refuge. Sign up: 978-562-3527 x.117 http://go.usa.gov/gA5