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    Shorebird Festival

    This event provides a chance for people from near and far to learn more about shorebirds and this unique area.

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  • Refuge Gallery

    Refuge Gallery

    See what everyone's been talking about! The shorebirds of Grays Harbor are truly worth a visit!

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Help Plan the Future!

October 26, 2016

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex is continuing to develop Comprehensive Conservation Plans (CCP) for Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and the Black River Unit of Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually NWR with the help of the public, partners, and interested stakeholders. The CCPs will guide management of these refuges over the next 15 years.The draft CCP and Environmental Assessment is available for public review and comment from October 26 to November 25, 2016.

Comprehensive Conservation Planning

About the Complex

Nisqually Complex

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex includes Nisqually and Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuges.

Grays Harbor is managed as part of the Nisqually Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., shorebird flock, ©jan wieser
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2016
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