Summer Program Schedule
Check out our summer lineup for weekend activities and special events. All programs are free of charge.
Summer 2016 Program Schedule
eBird Trail Tracker
Discover what birds were recently seen at the refuge by using the eBird Trail Tracker
eBird Trail Tracker
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South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project
Get more information on the largest wetland restoration project on the west coast.
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AnnouncementsJuly 11, 2016
The Environmental Education Center will close be closed on July 30 and 31 to gear up for Summer Camp.
About the Complex
From sand dunes to salt marsh, from rocky, offshore islands to golden beaches, the San Francisco Bay Refuge Complex offers a glimpse into the biological treasures of the SF Bay & Monterey Bay areas.
Don Edwards San Francisco Bay is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
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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.
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- June 02, 2016
From Jun 7 to Aug 30, guided walks on the Tidelands Trail and/or LaRiviere Marsh will be offered every Tuesday at 10 a.m. Walks will be 1.5-2 miles in length. We will meet in front of the Visitor Center at 2 Marshlands Rd. Bring a hat and water bottle.
- June 07, 2016
The refuge is hosting its first teen environmental art show. Artwork will be displayed at the Environmental Education Center October-December 2016.Art Show Rules
Barn Swallows arrive at the refuge in April and May in great numbers to breed. Their acrobatic antics brings joy to many and they also provide mosquito control naturally.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Ridgway's Rail/Aric Crabb - Bay Area News Group, Tom Bennett, Northern Harrier/Michael Lufting, Picnic Shelter/Ambarish Goswami, Wolf Art/Sierra Van Rossem
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016