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Winter 2014 Calendar of Events

New activities have been added to our Calendar of Events for the holidays! Click the link to learn more...

Calendar of Events 12-2014


Auto Tour Open on Saturdays


The Railroad Ditch Auto Tour is open Mondays through Saturdays 7:30am to 3:00pm. All vehicles must exit this entrance by 4:00p. The required self-service permit can be found in a box on the entrance gate. Hiking trails are open sunrise to sunset.

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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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  • Winter Owl Prowl

    Barred_Owl-fwsDecember 27, 2014

    After you have finished your holiday meals, opened the presents, and visited with family and friends, take a evening to join us for our Holiday Owl Prowl.

    Winter Owl Prowl
  • Christmas Bird Count

    Rusty Blackbird

    Making a list, checking it twice! Birds...not presents! Volunteers are needed for this annual bird survey on December 22 (new date!), 2014. Call 757-986-3705 to be placed on a team.

    Christmas Bird Count
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Dec 09, 2014
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