This refuge is closed to the public

Due to the sensitive nature of its habitat, Pine Island National Wildlife Refuge is closed to the public, open for wildlife.

Pine Island National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1908 to protect thousands of herons, egrets, and pelicans. The refuge is surrounded by the Pine Island Sound State Aquatic Preserve.

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      The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service manages an unparalleled network of public lands and waters called the National Wildlife Refuge System. With more than 560 refuges spanning the country, this system protects iconic species and provides some of the best wildlife viewing opportunities on Earth.