Other Facilities in the Complex

San Pablo Bay National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex. A National Wildlife Refuge Complex is an administrative grouping of two or more refuges, wildlife management areas or other refuge conservation areas that are primarily managed from a central office location. Refuges are grouped into a complex structure structure
Something temporarily or permanently constructed, built, or placed; and constructed of natural or manufactured parts including, but not limited to, a building, shed, cabin, porch, bridge, walkway, stair steps, sign, landing, platform, dock, rack, fence, telecommunication device, antennae, fish cleaning table, satellite dish/mount, or well head.

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because they occur in a similar ecological region, such as a watershed or specific habitat type, and have a related purpose and management needs. Typically, a project leader or complex manager oversees the general management of all refuges within the complex and refuge managers are responsible for operations at specific refuges. Supporting staff, composed of administrative, law enforcement, refuge manager, biological, fire, visitor services, and maintenance professionals, are centrally located and support all refuges within the complex. 


San Pablo Bay National Wildlife Refuge
2100 Sears Point RoadSonoma,CA95476

If you are visiting our office, the physical address is 2100 Sears Point Road, Sonoma CA 95476. You can use this address to navigate to our office located off of Highway 37 between Lakeville Hwy and SR121. Please call before driving to our office to make sure that staff are available to help you.

Our mailing address is 7715 Lakeville Highway, Petaluma CA 94954.

Refuge hours
Sunrise to sunset