Proposed Expansion of Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge Alternative B Map

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Proposed Expansion of Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge Alternative B Map

This map from the draft Land Protection Plan for Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge and Environmental Assessment shows Alternative B ( the Service's Proposed Action). The boundary of Alternative B is shown in relation to the existing Roanoke River NWR Approved Acquisition Boundary and current Refuge Lands. The map also shows the location of Alternative B in relation to the Northampton, Halifax, Bertie, Martin and Washington County boundaries. For accessibility assistance, please contact the refuge at 252-794-3808.

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A calm river bordered by bare baldcypress trees
Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge, in Bertie County, North Carolina, is named for the Roanoke River, which runs through the refuge. The refuge was established in 1991 to protect the forests in the Roanoke River floodplain, considered to be the largest intact, and least disturbed, bottomland...
A bright blue sky obstructed by fluffy white clouds reflected off of a stream shot from inside a kayak
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service manages an unparalleled network of public lands and waters called the National Wildlife Refuge System. With more than 570 refuges spanning the country, this system protects iconic species and provides some of the best wildlife viewing opportunities on Earth.
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Wildlife refuges
Landscape conservation
Riparian areas
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