Great Dismal Swamp Office/Visitor Contact Station:
3100 Desert Rd., Suffolk, VA 23434
(Hours) Monday - Friday 8:00 am- 4pm.
Report a wildlife violation:
- State of Virginia Hotline for Poaching and Wildlife Crime
Report a refuge violation:
- Contact Great Dismal Swamp during office hours: (757)-986-3705, or,
- Federal Nationwide Hotline for Prohibited Activities on National Wildlife Refuges
1-844-697-8477 or email NWR_TIPs@fws.gov, 24 hours a day.
The refuge does not rehabilitate, trap, or relocate wildlife. Releasing animals on the refuge is prohibited.
For help with these matters please contact Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources toll-free wildlife conflict helpline at 1-855-571-9003.
Sick, Injured, or Orphaned Wildlife:
The refuge does not rehabilitate wildlife. Please contact your local licensed wildlife rehabilitator. View Virginia's list of licensed rehabilitators here.