The refuge staff, volunteers and partners conduct interpretation programs and activities to inform and remind our visitors about issues and opportunities including bird migration, seasonal habitat changes, invasive species, management activities and special events.
The refuge partners with several organizations to be able to provide opportunities like these:
Spring Into Nature: Our annual celebration to welcome spring back to the swamps. Generally held the fourth Saturday in April, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Youth Spring Turkey Hunt: Held on the same weekend as New York State's Youth Turkey hunt. Open to junior hunters 12-15 years of age.
Youth Fishing Derby: Held the first Saturday in June. Open to children age 17 and under.
Youth Waterfowl Hunt: Held on the Saturday of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's Youth Hunt weekend. Open to junior hunters 12-15 years of age.