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Rules and Regulations

Razorbills - Kirk M. Rogers.

To protect the refuge's wildlife and habitats, please comply with the following:

  • The refuge is open during daylight hours only.
  • Dogs are allowed on mainland divisions only and must be on hand-held leashes no longer than 10 feet.
  • Snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles and open fires are not allowed.
  • Blueberries may be hand-picked; raking is not allowed.
  • Seabird islands are closed to the public during the nesting season, April 1 - August 31, to minimize disturbance to the birds. Commercial tour boats provide views of nesting seabirds on Petit Manan and Machias Seal islands.


Last Updated: Apr 01, 2015
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