2011 News Releases

Note:  These are archived copies of the actual news releases that were issued in 2011.  Many links within the documents are no longer valid links.  These documents are provided for historic record only.

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Wings (the quarterly Refuge Newsletter)          Annual Narrative Reports (1938 - 2008)


blue goose Nov 18Experiencing Climate Change Outside the Classroom Door
blue goose Nov 17Another Successful Wildfest in Eastern NC!
blue goose Nov 04Annual Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival week punctuated with musical!
blue goose Nov 04Reminder: Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters Area Closed to Public
blue goose Nov 02Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival has something for everyone
blue goose Oct 19Wildfest 2011 Scheduled for Wednesday, October 26 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
blue goose Oct 14Look to the stars during Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival!
blue goose Oct 11Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge: "Open for Business!"
blue goose Sept 29Fall into Nature During National Wildlife Refuge Week: October 9-15, 2011
blue goose Sept 26Bryant Clarifies USFWS Actions to Support the Re-establishment of Public Access to Hatteras Island
blue goose Sept 01Eastern North Carolina National Wildlife Refuges Reopen
blue goose Aug 31Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Reopens; Pea Island Remains Closed
blue goose Aug 25Eastern NC National Wildlife Refuges Close Due to Hurricane Irene Approach
blue goose Aug 24Visitor Services Suspended on Pea Island and Alligator River NWRs due to Approach of Hurricane Irene
blue goose Aug 23Draft Compatibility Determination for Terminal Groin on Pea Island NWR for Public Review / Comment
blue goose Aug 08Pains Bay Fire Update and Early Information on Great Dismal Swamp Fires
blue goose Aug 01Registration now open for 15th Annual Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
blue goose July 29Pains Bay Fire- Some Smoke, Some Fire, But Still Contained
blue goose July 18Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Seeks Community Help in Sharing Buffalo City History
blue goose July 01Photo Release: Local Fire Teams Reminder - Burning Ban is in Effect
blue goose June 25Nature Play Debut on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 23CHSS Junior Naturalists Take to the Water to Learn About Plants-- Envasives!
blue goose June 20Pain’s Bay Wildfire Doesn’t Deter Exciting Programs on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 17Public Meetings Scheduled Regarding Wildfire
blue goose June 13Break-in and Theft Reported on Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 13Crabbing and Fishing Rodeo at Pea Island NWR Gives Visitors a Taste of the Outdoors
blue goose June 01Bring the family out to Pea Island for the annual Crabbing and Fishing Rodeo
blue goose May 24Firefighters Working Today to Contain Escaped Fire
blue goose May 22U.S. Hwy. 264 to re-open for limited public travel
blue goose May 13Budget Cuts Threaten Refuges and the Communities That Depend on Them
blue goose May 06Pains Bay Fire Breaks on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Apr 29Go wild, Go Birding! on the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Tram
blue goose Apr 07Refuge Plans Prescribed Fire on Dare County Mainland
blue goose Apr 07National Wildlife Refuge Closures in the Advent of a Government Shutdown
blue goose Apr 01Let’s G.O.! (Get Outside) on a Tram Tour at Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Mar 30FWS Fire Presence on SA IMTs Continues to Grow and Thrive
blue goose Mar 01Refuge Intern and Refuge Wildlife Biologist: Dynamic Duo that Benefits more than Wildlife!
blue goose Mar 01Climate Change Adaptation Work to Expand in Northeast North Carolina
blue goose Feb 18Prescribed Burn of 5300 acres Planned for Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Feb 18Applications being accepted for Nature Play Corps Volunteer Internships
blue goose Feb 18Carolina Bird Club, Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society, and USFWS: Partners for Refuges
blue goose Feb 03Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge: Openings and Closures for February
blue goose Feb 01For Valentine's, Fall in Love with Nature on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Jan 13Wolf Related Injury: Accidental