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Natural Resource Discovery Day 2017

  • Saturday, March 11, 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Savannah NWR Visitor Center
     Have you ever wondered what a biologist, a wildland firefighter, a refuge ranger or a refuge manager does on a national wildlife refuge?  Well, this is your chance to find out!  The US Fish & Wildlife Service, the Friends, the Savannah Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF), Georgia Southern UniversityUniversity of Georgia -Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, Oatland Island Wildlife Center, Fort Pulaski National Monument, and UGA Marine Science Center are hosting a full day of fun and educational activities for all ages on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Savannah NWR Visitor Center during the annual Natural Resource Discovery Day.  Activities ic=nclude a presentation on geocaching, and the kick-off off the Friends photography contest.

    Learn about wildland fire with hands-on activities involving real fire equipment; try your luck at target shooting with a gun or bow, while learning about the refuge hunt program; gain a better understanding of the Fish and Wildlife Service‚Äôs role in protecting endangered species; learn why water management matters to wildlife on Savannah NWR, and much more.
     
      The day is free and open to the public and hot dogs and drinks will be available (while they last), so pack up the family and head on over to the Visitor Center, located at 694 Beech Hill Lane in Hardeeville, SC.


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For more info about the refuge or for directions, call 843-784-2468 or check out www.fws.gov/savannah.

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