News and Events

Marsh Landscape

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.


October 24-31 is BAT WEEK!! Follow this link to learn more about why we study bats, and visit batweek.org to find out how you can help bats!

See the REFUGE CLOSURE DATES for deer management hunts. 

Fall Guided Birding Tours at Blackwater.

The Marsh Edge Trail is now OPEN!  

2018 Calendar of Events (updated 11/5/2018)

Find out why marsh elevation is important for a healthy marsh at Blackwater NWR.

Read an article about strengthening marsh habitat at Blackwater NWR  

Delmarva Fox Squirrel Removed from Endangered Species List!