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Birding Festival 2015

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The annual festival will be held on April 23, 24, 25, 2015. There will be guided bird walks and bus tours, beginning birding classes, workshops, family activities, and more! Check back for full details and registration information by March 1, 2015.

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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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  • The Great Dismal Swamp NWR...Then, Now, Tomorrow

    February 28, 2015

    A staff lead presentation on the history, today's management activities, and tomorrow's vision for this National Wildlife Refuge. Meet at the refuge headquarters, 3100 Desert Road, Suffolk, VA. 10:00a-11:30a. Limited seating. Call for reservations. 757-986-3705.

  • Backyard Birding

    March 28, 2015

    Get yourself ready for spring! Topics include identifying common birds, attracting them to your yard, maintaining feeders and bird houses. For adults and youth with adults.Class meets from 9:30a to 11:00a at the refuge headquarters, 3100 Desert Road, Suffolk, VA. Call to register. 757-986-3705.

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Last Updated: Feb 19, 2015
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