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Birding Festival 2016

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Mark your calendars! The annual Great Dismal Swamp Birding Festival will take place on April 21, 22, 23, 2016. There will be guided bird walks and bus tours, beginning birding classes, workshops, family activities, and more! A complete schedule will be posted by March 1, 2016. Registration will begin at that time.

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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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Planning for Your Visit

Spring 2016 Calendar of Events


Think Spring! Birds singing, flowers blooming, frogs jumping, baby bears climbing...soon it will be here. Check out our new Event Calendar and make plans now to join us.

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Last Updated: Feb 02, 2016
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