Free Public Programs
For the monthly list of free public programs at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, visit our events page.Free Public Programs in May
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.
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Around the Refuge
The refuge is currently accepting applications for its annual photo camp for teens. The application submission deadline is June 5th. Click the link below for additional information and an application.Photo Camp Information & Application
The refuge has a new web page to support our monarch butterfly-related education and outreach programs. Click the link below to see that page!Our Save the Monarchs Web Page!
The spring, 2015 edition of The Wrack Line, our quarterly refuge newsletter is now available! Click on the link below to read or download the file.The Wrack Line - Spring, 2015
Need a refuge brochure, map, fact sheet, or other document, then this is the web page for you. Here you will find a variety of PDF files to download. Publications Downloads Page
This is a friendly, early spring reminder that most of the refuge's ocean beach closes to all public access on April 1st because of our piping plover management work. A small section of beach remains open at the north end of the refuge and is accessible via the Lot 1 boardwalk.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 14, 2015