On this page you will find the latest announcements, news releases, and event flyers from Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge. Click on the topic below to learn more. The most recent items are on top.
2017 Eagle Festival Flyer (feel free to print out and re-post!)
Eagle Festival 2017 Schedule (tentative)
We remember Guy Willey
2017 Schedule of Events (updated 2/24/2017)
Compatibility Determination for Furbearer Trapping News Release
Read an article about strengthening marsh habitat at Blackwater NWR
Delmarva Fox Squirrel Removed from Endangered Species List!
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The Delmarva peninsula fox squirrel (DFS) is a large tree squirrel that lives in mature hardwood and pine forests throughout the Delmarva peninsula. Recently removed from the endangered species list, this squirrel is still a rarity on the eastern shore, with Blackwater refuge hosting the largest natural population.