Features

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A Bounty of Birds

Cedar island is home to many different birds such as the Black Rail. Come explore what kinds of birds you can see on your visit!

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Featured Pages

Wildlife

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Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge is home to a variety of wildlife including otter, fox, snapping turtle and clapper rails!

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Take a Virtual Tour

Take a Tour of Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge

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There's nothing like experiencing this refuge in person, but take a sneak peek to give you a hint of what's in store for you here!

Virtual Tour of Cedar Island

About the Complex

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Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Mattamuskeet, Swanquarter, Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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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