2013-2014 Waterfowl Hunt Season
The waterfowl hunt season is here. Learn more about the refuge's hunt, including seasons, bag limits and regulations.
For more than a century, researchers have fitted birds with ID bands with an identifying number and instructions.
Come out and enjoy some of the best wade fishing on the Texas Coast. The speckled trout, flounder and redfish are waiting!
Fishing and Boating
The refuge's volunteers make many wonderful things happen for wildlife and people! They construct boardwalks and cabinets; teach outdoor education classes and lead nature walks; band geese and help restore native prairie; run the Visitor Information Station and maintain trails; and many other valuable efforts that make the refuge a better place wildlife and you.Get Involved
About the NWRS
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.
Learn more about the NWRS
Anahuac NWR is accepting applications for 3 Youth Conservation Corps positions. No prior experience is necessary. Crew members will work 40 hours per week starting June 9th through August 1st, 2014. Work will be conducted outside and can be physically demanding. Typical duties include trail/butterfly garden maintenance, habitat restoration, construction, and maintenance projects. Selection will be on a random basis, please see application for more information and/or call Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge at 409-267-3337. Application period ends May 2. YCC Letter and Application
Looking for any of the six rail species of North America? These elusive birds can be found in the marshes of this important coastal refuge, as can many other migratory and resident species.Wildlife & Habitat
The mottled duck is an an indicator species for coastal marsh and wetland health. Biologists are concerned about the species due to its limited range and small population size. It is a management priority of the Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge.
Page Photo Credits American Alligator / Steve Hillebrand ©, All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 02, 2014