2009 News Releases

Note:  These are archived copies of the actual news releases that were issued in 2009.  Many links within the documents are no longer valid links.  These documents are provided for historic record only.

News Releases for: 2007    2008    2009    2010    2011    2012    2013    2014 (Jan-Aug)    current

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


blue goose Dec 01Junior Naturalists at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Experience Nature Journaling
blue goose Nov 24Body of Fishing Vessel Sea Tractor Owner/Captain Recovered on Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Nov 23Refuge Volunteers Recognized at Annual Event
blue goose Nov 23Unidentified Body Washes Ashore on Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Nov 20Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center Reopens, Programs Resume after Recent Storm
blue goose Nov 09Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Announces Start of 2009/2010 Prescribed Fire Season
blue goose Nov 02It's here! Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival is now underway!
blue goose Oct 26Wildfest 2009 Recap
blue goose Oct 26Big Sit: Alligator River vs. Pea Island
blue goose Oct 16Outer Banks Scenic Byway Gets National Designation
blue goose Oct 10WOW describes Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
blue goose Oct 09Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge - Addressing Climate Change - Egrits Submission
blue goose Oct 08Royalty joins Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
blue goose Oct 05Get Outside and Go Wild at Wildfest 2009
blue goose Oct 02Alligator River and Pea Island Refuges Celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week
blue goose Sept 29Celebrate the start of National Wildlife Refuge Week at Birding’s Most Sedentary Event—the Big Sit!
blue goose Sept 21Student Career Experience Program Trainee Joins Staff of Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Sept 17Public Lands Day Clean-up Scheduled for Saturday, September 26, on Alligator River NWR
blue goose Sept 17Kim Wheeler Receives "Who Speaks for Wolf" Award
blue goose Sept 17Youth sets up Red Wolf Education Center at Knoxville Zoo
blue goose Sept 14Hummingbirds create buzz on Outer Banks
blue goose Aug 06Don't miss Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival, there's a story behind every program leader!
blue goose July 29Outer Banks of North Carolina offers Photography, Birding, Paddling, and More!
blue goose July 23Refuge Wildlife Olympics a Hit at Mt Olivet UMC Bible School
blue goose July 22Join the Alligator River Refuge Litter Pick up scheduled for July 31st at 1:30
blue goose July 07Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival this Fall's 'Best Buy' for Travelers
blue goose July 06‘Far Traveler’ Educator Workshop Scheduled
blue goose June 29Lightning Starts Wildfire at the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 18Eastern NC Black Bears: Watch from a Safe Distance, BUT DO NOT FEED!!
blue goose June 18Save the Date! Wildfest 2009 announced.
blue goose June 16Species Red Wolf: Alive and Well! - Summer update and pictures
blue goose June 16Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Crabbing Rodeo
blue goose June 04Summer: A Great Time to Connect with Nature!
blue goose June 03Take a Walk on the Wildside! Join us for a Bird Walk on Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 03Discover Your National Wildlife Refuge on a Guided Canoe Tour
blue goose June 03Annual Pea Island Crabbing Rodeo Saturday, June 13 from 9 to noon
blue goose June 02Controlled Burn is Follow-up to Recent Wildfire on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose June 01Federal, State and Local Firefighters Join Forces to Fight Fire With Fire -SW Mashoes Road Wildfire
blue goose May 27"Real World" Perspective
blue goose May 18Refuge "Friends" Offer Grants for Field Trips to Refuges
blue goose May 18Refuge Volunteers Honored; Marchand Named Volunteer of the Year for 2008
blue goose May 11Need to plan a stress reliever? Go wild on the Outer Banks of North Carolina
blue goose May 11Bryant, Strawser Receive USFWS Regional Director Awards
blue goose Apr 30Alligator River Refuge Welcomes First Red Wolf Litter for 2009!
blue goose Apr 21Roadside Cleanup Planned for April 26 on Pea Island Refuge
blue goose Apr 09Refuge Intern Is Learning About Wildlife One Hair at a Time
blue goose Apr 06Celebrate National Environmental Education Week During Spring Break April 13-17
blue goose Apr 06Litter Pick Scheduled for Alligator River NWR; other Volunteer Opportunities Available
blue goose Mar 30Three Week-end Wildfires on Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Mar 20Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Invaded By Youth
blue goose Mar 20New E-Learning Hands on the Land program introduced by Alligator River and Pea Island NWR
blue goose Mar 20U.S. State of the Birds report released yesterday
blue goose Mar 11Refuge Fire Crew Completes Prescribed Burn and Assists with Off-refuge Wildfire Suppression
blue goose Mar 03Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Roadside Cleanup Rescheduled for Sunday, March 8 at 1:30 pm
blue goose Mar 02Successful Prescribed Fire Season in Eastern NC
blue goose Feb 24Litter Pick-up Scheduled for Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge on March 1 at 1:30 pm
blue goose Feb 06Let Nature Be Your Valentine This Year
blue goose Feb 06Alligator River Refuge Completes 5,485-acre Prescribed Burn
blue goose Feb 02Week-end Burning Jump-starts Prescribed Fire Season in Eastern NC
blue goose Jan 26Manteo Middle School Science Club Documents Wildlife on Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Jan 26Cape Hatteras Secondary School Students Continue Pea Island Refuge Exploration
blue goose Jan 09Prescribed Burning Projections Announced for Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Jan 09Evans Road Fire on Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Officially Declared "Out"
blue goose Jan 07CHSS and Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society partner to provide special programs
blue goose Jan 05Evans Road Fire Area on Pocosin Lakes Refuge Reopened to Refuge Visitors