Summer Program Schedule
Check out our summer lineup for weekend activities and special events. All programs are free of charge.
Activity Schedule for Summer 2015
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South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project
Get more information on the largest wetland restoration project on the west coast.
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AnnouncementsJune 24, 2015
The gate leading to the EEC and the Center will be closed July 3-4. Trails will remain open sunrise to sunset. The Visitor Center in Fremont is closed on July 4. The refuge at Fremont HQ will close at 6 p.m. July 4.
About the Complex
From sand dunes to salt marsh, from rocky, offshore islands to golden beaches, the San Francisco Bay Refuge Complex offers a glimpse into the biological treasures of the SF Bay & Monterey Bay areas.
Don Edwards San Francisco Bay is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
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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
Barn Swallows arrive at the refuge in April and May in great numbers to breed. Their acrobatic antics brings joy to many and they also provide mosquito control naturally.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Ridgway's Rail/Aric Crabb - Bay Area News Group, Tom Bennett, Picnic Shelter/Ambarish Goswami, Ridgway's Rail/Pelican Media, Pickleweed/Aric Crabb, Robyn Boothby
Last Updated: Jun 30, 2015