There are wildlife viewing opportunities year-round at Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge. Come hike the trails and see what wildlife you can spot!Learn more about our wildlife
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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Join us along the Carson Trail and Timber Point Trail for guided nature walks this summer.Events
Learn more about Timber Point in Biddeford, Maine.Update
The deadline is Friday, October 17, 2014. Prizes given to top 3 winners.Learn more
Mt. Agamenticus to the Sea is hosting a photo contest. Deadline is October 20, 2014.Learn more
Rachel Carson was a world-renowned marine biologist, author and environmentalist who served as an aquatic biologist and editor-in-chief for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. She has been credited with launching the contemporary environmental movement and awakening the concern of Americans for the environment.
Page Photo Credits Carson Trail © Jim Higgins, Lady Slipper by Sarah Fensore
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2014