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    2016 Internship Opportunities

    Application information is now available for 2016 internships at Forsythe.

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  • Shortwave antenna poles at AT&T Manahawkin Project Area.

    Environmental Assessment on pole removal

    Draft Environmental Assessment on Forsythe pole removal for public review until February 12, 2016

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Public comments sought

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Public comments sought on proposed new headquarters and Ecological Services offices at Forsythe NWR

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What's Happening

Friday Bird Walks

Refuge ranger with child looking through binoculars - USFWS.

Join refuge staff and volunteers for Friday bird walks from 8:00-10:00 a.m. Meet in the parking lot by the Visitor Information Center. The walks are free of charge and no registration is needed. Loaner binoculars are available.

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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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Around the Refuge

  • The Nature of Volunteering

    Volunteers on the refuge - USFWS.

    Volunteers are an integral part of Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge. Learn more about the type of work our volunteers do on the refuge and check out their latest newsletter on our Get Involved page.

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  • Visitor Activities

    Boaters on the refuge at sunset  - USFWS.

    There are activities at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge throughout the year including hunting, fishing (freshwater and saltwater), wildlife viewing, photography and environmental education. Learn more on our Visitor Activities page.

    Visitor Activities
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Forsythe sunrise - Anne Harlan.
Last Updated: Jan 28, 2016
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