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Big Boggy
National Wildlife Refuge


Two brown pelicans cavort in the water at Big Boggy NWR.
CR 262 (Chinquapin Road)
Matagorda County
, TX   
E-mail: Shane_Kasson@fws.gov
Phone Number: 979-964-4011 (Complex headquarters)
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/refuge/big_boggy/
Brown pelicans nest on Dressing Pt. Island
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Fishing
The refuge is open for waterfowl hunting only during the State seasons. Because it is a navigable waterway, boating and fishing are permitted on Boggy Creek along the west side of the refuge boundary.

Hunting
Hunting is allowed at the refuge. State regulations apply. Please contact the refuge office for details on areas open for public hunting. The refuge's public hunting areas are popular with younger hunters due to its walk-in access.




Hours
The refuge is open to the public only for waterfowl hunting during the State seasons. Because it is a navigable waterway, boating and fishing are permitted on Boggy Creek along the west side of the refuge boundary.

 
 
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