News & Refuge Publications

Refuge News and Recent Press Releases:

Press Release: 2021 Drive On Surf Fishing Lottery Announced  (PDF)

Berry Picking Permit Lottery Announced  (PDF)



2021 Surf Fishing Drive-on Fact Sheet  (PDF)

2021 General Recreational Fishing Fact Sheet  (PDF)



2021 Great Bay Fall Archery Deer and Turkey Hunt Application Packet (PDF)

2021 Great Bay NWR Deer and Turkey Hunt Info Sheet  (PDF)

2020-2021 Parker River Big Game Hunting Info Sheet  (PDF)

2020-2021 Parker River Migratory Bird Hunting Info Sheet  (PDF)

2020-2021 Parker River Upland and Furbearers Hunting Info Sheet  (PDF)


Brochures & Maps:  

Refuge brochure  (PDF)

Refuge Map  (PDF)

Bird List  (PDF)

GeoQuest Worksheet (virtual geocache tour; PDF)  

Conservation in Action: Parker River NWR  (authored by Rachel Carson in 1947; PDF)


Fact Sheets:

Berry Picking Fact Sheet 2021  (PDF)

Water Trail Map and Guide 2021  (PDF)

Canoeing & Kayaking  (PDF)  

Shellfishing  (PDF)


Guidelines & Policy Documents:

Refuge Regulations  (PDF)

Group Visits / Special Use Permits  (PDF) 

Facility Use Guidelines (PDF, updated Dec. 2014)


The Wrack Line - Our Quarterly Newsletter

Newsletter Summer, 2013  (PDF)

Newsletter Fall, 2013  (PDF)

Newsletter Winter & Spring 2014  (PDF)

Newsletter Summer, 2014  (PDF)

Newsletter Fall, 2014  (PDF)

Newsletter Winter, 2015  (PDF)

Newsletter Spring, 2015  (PDF)

Newsletter Summer, 2015  (PDF)

Newsletter Winter, 2016  (PDF)

Newsletter Spring/Summer, 2016  (PDF)

Newsletter Fall, 2016  (PDF)

Newsletter Winter/Spring, 2017  (PDF)

Newsletter Summer, 2017  (PDF)

Newsletter Fall, 2017 & Winter, 2018  (PDF)



Piping Plover Management: Frequently Asked Questions  (PDF)

Piping Plover QR Codes  (PDF)