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June 29, 2017 | 7 minute read
What’s the overall management goal for Pocosin Lakes? A key component of the refuge’s management vision is to restore and maintain natural processes and biodiversity in a functioning pocosin wetland and provide habitat for threatened and endangered fish, wildlife and plants as well as others the agency is charged with managing. Biological goals outlined in the Refuge Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) include: Conserve and protect healthy and viable populations of migratory birds, wildlife, fish and plants, including Federal and State endangered and trust species. Learn more...
Public Involvement Sought to Assist Water Management Efforts at Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
June 29, 2017 | 3 minute read
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is soliciting the public’s help in crafting a long-term plan to manage water on the Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge. The Service will hold two open houses July 26 and 27 in Tyrrell and Hyde counties to gather input on the issues that local residents believe need to be addressed for the management of water on the refuge, including the Pungo Unit waterfowl area. Read the full story...