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Beaches Re-Opened

Least tern adult calling

Following a very successful beach nesting season, refuge staff have removed the fencing that protected the nesting area and opened the beach to our visitors. Image courtesy of volunteer Ken Eddy.

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About the Complex

Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex

The Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex consists of seven national wildlife refuges, two refuge sub-units and one wildlife management area.

Amagansett is managed as part of the Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Sep 02, 2015
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