Restricted Access


In keeping with guidance from the White House and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and acting out of an abundance of caution, we are temporarily restricting access to parts of McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge.

We are committed to doing our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure the health and safety of our employees, volunteers, and you our friends and neighbors. Therefore, planned refuge events and programs may not take place as scheduled.

Access to the McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge beach will remain open and accessible to the public following respective Jefferson County and Galveston County guidelines. We apologize for any inconvenience and will provide updates as they become available.