2007 New Releases

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Note:  These are archived copies of the actual news releases that were issued in 2007.  Many links within the documents are no longer valid links.  These documents are provided for historic record only!

News Releases for: 2007    2008    2009    2010    2011    2012    2013    2014 (Jan-Aug)    current

Wings (the quarterly Refuge Newsletter)          Annual Narrative Reports (1938 - 2008)


blue goose Dec 11Boy Scouts of America Present Heroism Medal to Jay Stanton
blue goose Nov 27Alligator River NWR Announces New Boardwalk on Creef Cut Wildlife Trail
blue goose Nov 27National Wildlife Refuge Volunteers Honored
blue goose Nov 20Time to Clean Up Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
blue goose Nov 15

Fire Danger High; Residents and Visitors Advised to Be Cautious

blue goose Nov 13

Fall Bird Walks Continue on Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge

blue goose Nov 9

Local Nonprofit Group Seeks National Wildlife Refuge Support

blue goose Nov 2Feeling stressed? Mind in a maze? Decompress with Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
blue goose Oct 17

National Wildlife Refuges Fuel Local Economies

blue goose Oct 15Learn to Shoot Bows and Arrows at Wildfest This Saturday from 11 - 3
blue goose Oct 15

Don't miss out on Aquarium After Hours

blue goose Oct 15Pea Island and Alligator River Big Sits Report 90 and 40 Bird Species, Respectively
blue goose Oct 12Public Invited to The Big Sit on Local National Wildlife Refuges
blue goose Oct 12WildFest 2007 Both Educates and Entertains
blue goose Oct 12Red Wolf Recovery Program Wins Nation’s Top Conservation Award
blue goose Oct 10

Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival offers dozens of nature programs

blue goose Oct 9U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Availability of Red Wolf Five-year Review
blue goose Oct 5

Birders flocking to the coast for the fall migration

blue goose Oct 1Local Refuges and Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society Host The Big Sit! Events
blue goose Oct 1Federal Highways Administration Begins $7 Million Road Project Contract on Alligator River Refuge
blue goose Sept 24Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge will “Open Roads” October 13-14, 2007
blue goose Sept 20

Decoy carving an art and a pleasure

blue goose Sept 19

Refuge Family Honored - Egrits Submission

blue goose Sept 15

Explore the wild side of the Outer Banks of North Carolina

blue goose Sept 11Birder Friendly Workshop Offered
blue goose Aug 15Lake Phelps Wildfire Drill
 July 12Blue Goose Flies on Nationwide TV
 July 10National Wildlife Refuges in NC Contribute $740,000 to County Budgets
 July 2Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival registration now open!
 June 19Mackay Island Open Roads Days
 June 18Crabbing not the Greatest, But Fun was off the Charts!
 June 5Pea Island Crabbing Rodeo Scheduled June 9 from 9 am - Noon
 May 16

Perquimans Senior Gets Her Hands Dirty on local Refuges

 May 16Join Refuge Volunteers May 21 for Pea Island Clean-up!
 May 7Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
 May 4

Outer Banks Chamber's Angie Brady-Daniels and Sue Carroll Receive USFWS Regional Director's Conservation Awards

 April 27Manteo Middle School Sixth Grade Shadows Have a Wild Time on Local National Wildlife Refuges!
 April 22Endangered Red Wolf Pups Born in Chattanooga
 April 20Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Seeks Bidders for Boardwalk Construction
 April 19Join Refuge Volunteers to Clean Up Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
 April 11Little Fields Wildfire on the Dare County Bombing Range and Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Declared "Under Control"
 April 4Prescribed Burn on Dare County Bombing Range and Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Declared Wildfire
 April 3Final Environmental Assessment for Red Wolf Educational and Health Care Center on Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
 Mar 23Volunteers Invited to Join the Monthly Pea Island Clean-up
 Mar 23Pea Island Refuge Expands Bird Walk Schedule
 Mar 21Land of Beginnings Festival, March 25-31, Themed 'An Outer Banks Original'
 Mar 14National Wildlife Refuge System Celebrates 104 Years
 Mar 1Wings Over Water Photo Contest Announced
 Feb 27Enjoy the Outer Banks – Take a Walk on the Wildside!
 Feb 23Volunteer for Pea Island Clean-up
 Feb 14Prescribed Burning at Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge
 Feb 10

Laurel Bay Unit of Alligator River Refuge Open to Approved Public Activities

 Feb 8

Refuge Interns Gain Valuable Wildlife and Life Experience

 Feb 7

Volunteers Invited to Join Monthly Clean-Ups at Oregon Inlet

 Jan 29Costly Vandalism on Alligator River Refuge Results in Closure to Public
 Jan 9Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Amendment to Existing Right-of-Way Stumpy Point Wastewater Collection and Treatment System
 Jan 9

Local Refuges Encourage Training for Birder Friendly Business and Birder Friendly Community