Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge offers programs

Our featured IBA in December was Pungo - Pocosin Lakes.  There are several opportunities to tour the refuge with Friends of the Refuge volunteers and refuge staff coming up this year.  Put these dates on your calendar and visit the Friends of Pocosin Lakes website to sign up.  You can also view our video tour of this globally significant IBA and also enjoy this video segment produced for the USFWS.

Tour Schedule for 2012:

Waterfowl Tours Schedule:

Saturday, January 21, 2012                Depart Time:   6:15am     Return:  Around 10:00am

Saturday, February 18, 2012              Depart Time:   1:30pm     Return:  Around Dark


Black Bears are common and easy to see in Pocosin Lakes

Bear Tours Schedule:

Saturday, Aril 21, 2012                       Depart Time:   4:00pm     Return:  Around Dark

Saturday, May 19, 2012                     Depart Time:   4:15pm     Return:  Around Dark

Saturday, June 16, 2012                     Depart Time:   4:30pm     Return:  Around Dark

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