Fall Program Schedule
Here's our fall lineup of activities. All programs are free of charge.
Activity Schedule for Fall 2016
eBird Trail Tracker
Discover what birds were recently seen at the refuge by using the eBird Trail Tracker
eBird Trail Tracker
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South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project
Get more information on the largest wetland restoration project on the west coast.
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AnnouncementsAugust 09, 2016
Beginning September 1, 2016, the Visitor Center in Fremont will be open Wednesday-Saturday from 11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The Environmental Education Center will be open on Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The Environmental Education Center will continue to be open on non-field trip week days from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Both centers are closed on federal holidays.
About the Complex
From sand dunes to salt marsh, from rocky, offshore islands to golden beaches, the San Francisco Bay Refuge Complex offers a glimpse into the biological treasures of the SF Bay & Monterey Bay areas.
Don Edwards San Francisco Bay is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
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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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- August 23, 2016
The refuge offers waterfowl hunting during waterfowl hunting season. The season began Oct 22 and ends Jan 29. Information on regulations and permits are now posted.Read More
- June 07, 2016
The refuge is hosting its first teen environmental art show. Artwork will be displayed at the Environmental Education Center October-December 2016.Art Show Rules
- June 02, 2016
From Jun 7 to Aug 30, guided walks on the Tidelands Trail and/or LaRiviere Marsh will be offered every Tuesday at 10 a.m. Walks will be 1.5-2 miles in length. We will meet in front of the Visitor Center at 2 Marshlands Rd. Bring a hat and water bottle.
White pelicans work together to herd fish into shallow waters for easy pickings.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Ridgway's Rail/Aric Crabb - Bay Area News Group, Tom Bennett, Northern Harrier/Michael Lufting, Picnic Shelter/Ambarish Goswami, Wolf Art/Sierra Van Rossem, White Pelicans/Alex Baranda
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2016