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The Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society is the official non-profit support group for National Wildlife Refuges in Eastern North Carolina Information below was released by USFWS and is available on their website at #NCRefuges News
National Wildlife Refuges in North Carolina
Coastal North Carolina National Wildlife Refuge Complex
100 Conservation Way (P. O. Box 1969)
Manteo, NC 27954

Contact Bonnie Strawser 252-473-1132 X 230 
or Steve Brumfield X 224
For Immediate Release
September 2, 2019
Photo Release: Eastern NC Provides Support for Texas Wildfires
Photo Credit: USFWS

Caption: The Southern Area Red Type 1 Incident Management Team was deployed recently to coordinate suppression efforts for several wildfires near the panhandle of Texas. Red Team members Paul Stevens, former Chief Ranger of Cape Hatteras National Seashore, and Lisa Meekins, firefighter for Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge served with the team. In addition, an engine from the Coastal NC National Wildlife Refuge Complex with crew (Brian Van Druten, Anthony Davis, and Eric Meekins) was deployed to work the same fires. These firefighters returned home over the weekend, just in time to batten down the hatches for the impending storm.

Register now for the 22nd annual Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival, October 15-20. Over 85 birding, paddling, photography, natural history & art activities,

Visit National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on Roanoke Island. Open 7 days a week 9 am-4 pm Mon-Sat & Noon-4 pm Sun. Admission is free.