Let’s take this watershed on the road!
Blog entries / National wildlife refuges / Youth

Let’s take this watershed on the road!

Remember last week’s Tuesday Trek? We dug a little further into the Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge and found a watershed on wheels! Yes, you read that right; this is no April Fool’s joke. For almost four years, the refuge has used a mobile visitor center to meet people where they are. This week, we’re taking a short break from our regularly scheduled Tuesday Trek to learn more. Continue reading

An entertaining way to learn!
Blog entries / National wildlife refuges / Outdoor recreation / Youth

An entertaining way to learn!

If you’ve been meaning to brush up on those archery skills or your knowledge about wildlife trafficking, today might serve as some inspiration. Hear from a volunteer at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia, Denny J Padilla Rivera, about how an archery program and a lesson about endangered species at the refuge inspired youth. Continue reading