Aside from our Friends group, Back Bay Restoration Foundation, Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge relies on community partners to accomplish many of its goals. Partnerships bring new, innovative conservation approaches to solving environmental issues and enable multiple organizations to accomplish goals more effectively. The following organizations have been invaluable partners with Back Bay NWR:
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Sometimes called sea hawks, ospreys are fish-eating raptors common to shorelines and coasts. They are often seen perched in large nests built of sticks or hunting over shallow waters. These birds carry their prey head-first from the water to a nearby area (such as a telephone pole or other structure) to feed.