Frequently Asked Questions
See our FAQ page for answers to common questions at our refuge, such as regulations for camping and ATV use.
See our multimedia page for photographs taken around our refuge.
Kid's Activity Sheets
Download our fun activity sheets and let your kids play and learn about wildlife.
Kids Activity Sheets
Birding Boot Camp is May 2nd, and Youth Fishing Day May 30th! Find out about these events and more...Learn more
About the Complex
The Carolina Sandhills Complex consists of both Carolina Sandhills and Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuges.
Carolina Sandhills is managed as part of the Carolina Sandhills Complex.
Learn more about the complex
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
Learn more about the NWRS
There are many opportunities for hunting at Carolina Sandhills NWR. Check out dates, Hunter Education information, and more...Hunting Dates, Regulations, etc
The Friends of Carolina Sandhills NWR is an organization who treasure and support our refuge. Learn more about them on our Partnerships page. Partnerships
This small bird's most distinguishing feature is a black cap and nape that encircle large white cheek patches. Rarely visible, except perhaps during the breeding season and when defending its territory, the male has a namesake small red streak — called a cockade — on each side of its black cap.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2016