Dike Trails Closed for Invasive Species Management

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The dike trails (biking trails) and the Dune Trail of Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge will be closed Thursday, September 12, 2019 for invasive species management. Aerial spraying of the invasive reed Phragmites australis will take place in the refuge impoundment complex. For the safety of visitors there will be no public access to these areas during these operations. Please check the refuge Facebook page for the most up-to-date information on the re-opening of the trails. www.facebook.com/backbaynwr

The Seaside Trail, Charles Kuralt Trail and Reese F. Lukei, Jr. Raptor Trail remain open. Additionally the Visitor Center will operate during its normal hours of 8:00am-4:00pm.