Refuge Closed Temporarily in Response to Hurricane Michael


To ensure public safety as Hurricane Michael moves through our area, Savannah National Wildlife Refuge will be closed as of 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 10, 2018. The refuge will remain closed until the storm has passed and refuge staff has an opportunity to assess damages and conduct any clean-up operations. The closure includes all vehicle, bicycle, and foot traffic, along with the use of any fishing piers and boat ramps or docks. The public is asked to visit the Savannah Coastal Refuges Complex Facebook page and/or refuge websites for updates prior to visiting.