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Chincoteague, a national wildlife refuge.

Rachel Carson

Chincoteague, a national wildlife refuge.

by Rachel Carson

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, Va,
  • Birds -- Conservation -- Virginia,
  • Chincoteague Island (Va.),
  • Assateague Island (Md. and Va.)

  • Edition Notes

    Maps on p. [2]-[3] of cover.

    StatementBy Rachel L. Carson. Illustrations by Shirley A. Briggs and Katherine L. Howe ...
    SeriesConservation in action -- no. 1.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. ¾., 18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17599593M
    OCLC/WorldCa8188094

    Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge encompasses nearly 5, hectares (14, acres) of beach, dunes, marsh, and maritime forest. Before setting off a hike or bike ride, you can visit the educational . The Wildlife Refuge-- You first enter the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, which is open May through September daily 5am to 10pm, April and October daily 6am to 8pm, November through March .

    Head to the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge to explore more t acres (5, hectares) of pristine beaches, marshes and forests. Stretching across the southern third of Assateague Island, /5(). Situated near the beach, this hotel is mi ( km) from Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge and mi ( km) from Wallops Flight Facility. Hotel Features Along with an indoor pool, this smoke .

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Carson, Rachel, Chincoteague. Washington, D.C.: Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, What is there to do near Chincoteague Inn? Recommended spots to visit include Museum of Chincoteague ( mi) and Captain Timothy Hill House ( mi), along with Assateague Lighthouse /10().


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Chincoteague, a national wildlife refuge by Rachel Carson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Chincoteague NWR Complex. Read more about the complex. About the NWRS. National Wildlife Refuge System. The National Wildlife. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

The ponies are an obvious attraction - usually seen from afar - but there's a lot more to see besides, particularly birds of all types. 5/5(3K). The Wildlife Loop is also open to vehicles after pm until dusk.

Remember to secure your valuables out of sight and lock your vehicle. Learn more about the trails on the refuge. Recreational Beach.

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, Virginia. 33K likes. Welcome to Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. For official information about us please visit /5().

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most visited refuges in the United States, providing visitors with outstanding opportunities to learn about and enjoy wild lands and wildlife. Chincoteague. The national wildlife refuge at Chincoteague, Virginia, is one of the newest in a chain of sanctuaries placed along the flight lanes of the waterfowl.

Coming down from the north the principal links of the Author: Rachel Carson. Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. In Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge: An Ecological Treasure, Irene Hinke-Sacilotto was able to do a nearly impossible task-that of capturing on film the. Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge was established in to provide habitat for migratory birds with an emphasis on conserving greater snow geese.

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Most of the refuge is located on the Virginia end of Assateague Island. Chincoteague. The Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is a 14,acre (57 km 2) wildlife preserve operated by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife is primarily located on the Virginia half of Assateague Island with Location: Accomack County, Virginia /.

Excellent wildlife and scenic photographs of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, accompanied by text giving a clear and concise understanding of the wildlife and ecosystems of the refuge.

The cover 5/5(3). Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is minutes away. Breakfast, WiFi, and parking are free at this hotel. Important: This destination may have COVID travel restrictions in place, including specific /10(). Accommodation in Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

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Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is one of the most visited refuges in the United States, providing visitors with outstanding opportunities to learn about and enjoy wildlands and wildlife.

Chincoteague. Chincoteague Island is Virginia's only resort Island. Located on Virginia's Eastern Shore, Chincoteague is within easy reach from all major cities on the mid-Atlantic seaboard.

Chincoteague is the gateway to. Visitor Centers Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce Maddox Blvd. Chincoteague, VA Phone:() Things to Do Captain Barry's Backbay Cruises. Chincoteague Pony Centre. The Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is a wonderfully unspoiled spot for bird watching, horseback riding, swimming and biking.

Every summer sinceall of the feral ponies on Assateague are. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Fish and Wildilfe Service, [] (OCoLC) Chincoteague Merchants; Chincoteague Museum; Chincoteague Bay Field Station; Chincoteague Beacon; NASA Wallops Island Visitor Center; Assateague National Seashore, National Park Service.

Chincoteague awarded America's Happiest Seaside Town. This oyster-and-crab-rich island is also home to the famous Chincoteague ponies. While saltwater cowboys have been driving wild horses across the channel for auction sinceit was the children's book.

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