Visitor CenterProvide the public with refuge information.Open on Saturdays and Sundays - 9am - 5pm.Open Monday through Friday - 8am - 4 pm.
Environmental Education ProgramConduct programs for school and scout groups.Set up environmental education programs (outdoor classroom/habitat studies, prepare equipment, etc.).Design interpretive brochures.Conduct refuge tours and interpretive walks.Provide bird walks and a bird identification station.Water quality testing.
Maintenance ProgramPost boundary signs.Litter clean-up.General building cleanup.Vehicle maintenance (wash).Landscaping maintenance.Removing brush/weeds from spillway.Trail maintenance.Paint observation towers and buildings.Clean Visitor Center.Install information and Interpretive signs.
OfficeGeneral office work.Computer work.Proofreading.
Friends of Bombay Hook Cooperative AssociationOfficers or board members.Refuge Store operation.Membership drives and fundraising.Writing challenge grants.
Biological ProgramRepair nesting boxes.Bird surveys.Database entry.
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Bombay Hook is an important stop on the Delaware Bay for thousands of migrating shorebirds every spring, as they make their critical trip north to their breeding grounds. At low tide they can be seen feeding by the thousands on the salt marsh mudflats along the wildlife drive. The black-necked stilts nest in the grassy areas of Bear Swamp impoundment.