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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Around the Refuge
The 3rd Annual Conservation Film Festival is coming to Parker River NWR the weekend of March 3-5. Beginning on that Friday evening, a spectacular array of world class, awarding winning films will be screened in the refuge's visitor center auditorium...all weekend-long. And everything is FREE! To see the entire film festival schedule, click on the link below.Conservation Film Festival Schedule
Here's your opportunity to enter your images of nature and wildlife into our annual photo contest. Winning entries will be displayed in the refuge visitor center for one year. Prizes provided by Hunt's Photo! Submission deadline is February 15th. Click on the guidelines link below to learn more.2016 Photo Contest Guidelines
Click the link below to read and/or download the most recent edition of The Wrack Line, our quarterly newsletter.The Wrack Line, Fall, 2016
Want to read our latest press releases or download a refuge brochure, map, fact sheet or other publication? If so, click on the link below.Publications Downloads Page
Greetings. The entire refuge beach - all 6+ miles of it - is now open to public access. Enjoy the refuge's pristine Atlantic Ocean beach!
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2017