Coming Soon!December 27, 2013
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
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
Volunteers are needed for this annual bird survey. Call 757-986-3705 to be placed on a team.Christmas Bird Count
(AKA Winter Nature Walks)
Walks are now scheduled for November through January.Lousy Bird Walks
April 24, 25, 26, 2014. Guided bird walks, guided bus tours, photography workshops, birding class, family activities and more.Birding Festival 2014
An active fire management program is housed on the refuge. Seasonal activities include the planning and implementation of controlled burns, and wildfire suppression. The zone program conducts burns 9 months a year, and averages 35 burn days a year. Burns are conducted in a wide range of habitat types, including marsh, grasslands, pocosins, and upland pine and hardwood forest.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Nov 27, 2013