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    eBird Trail Tracker

    Discover what birds were recently seen at the refuge by using the eBird Trail Tracker

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    Refuge Gallery

    View images of Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge

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  • South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project

    South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project

    Get more information on the largest wetland restoration project on the west coast.

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    Tideline Newsletter

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What's Happening

California Coastal Cleanup Day

CA Coastal Cleanup Day

Volunteer on September 21st to help clean up the Refuge.

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Wheels and Wildlife

Wheels & Wildlife Flyer Oct 2019

Join us on Saturday- October 12, 2019

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Waterfowl Hunting Season

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Regular duck hunting season begins Oct 19. See our Waterfowl Hunting Information page for more details.

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Fall 2019 Programs

2019 Fall Programs

Join us for fun fall programs. We have programs in Fremont, Alviso and the West Bay. Sign up today!

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Announcements

Establishing Forster's tern nesting colonies

Forster's terns

Forster's terns are nesting on the refuge once again thanks to a new project at Pond A16!

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About the Complex

San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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.

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