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Experience crab rescues, dragonfly hunts, canoe trips and more at local USFWS

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Did you know? Outdoor events shift into high gear at National Wildlife Refuges across America.

Do you get a thrill from seeing natural wonders? Well, your in luck to witness alligators roaring for mates in Okefenokee Swamp, spring spawn of horseshoe crabs along the mid-Atlantic coast, prairie chickens strutting and calling in the Southwest across national wildlife refuges in America..

Did you know? The National Wildlife Refuge System protects wildlife and wildlife habitat on more than 150 million acres of land and water from the Caribbean to the Pacific, Maine to Alaska.

They also have adventure for those that enjoy more organized celebrations of nature such as bird festivals, guided nature hikes, family fishing days. Look forward to plenty of the listed activities at USFWS refuges this season. Be sure to visit a refuge and learn how the Refuge System is protecting your natural heritage. National events are listed below:

  • Find May 2014 events here.
  • Find June 2014 events here.
  • Find July 2014 events here.


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