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    Hike to Coreopsis Hill - April 12

    A moderate, 3 hour hike among the dunes to view the beautiful flora with guides from the CA Native Plant Society and the Dunes Center.

    Hike to Coreopsis Hill

  • Invasive European beachgrass

    Aerial Herbicide Application Study

    The Service is conducting a research study that evaluates aerial herbicide application as a management tool to control an invasive grass.

    Aerial Herbicide Application Research Study

About the NWRS

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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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2015
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