Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge


Subject:
Environment , Wildlife Conservation

Description:
Background about this Georgia and Florida national wildlife refuge that was "established in 1936 to preserve the 438,000 acre Okefenokee Swamp. Presently, the refuge encompasses approximately 402,000 acres." The site features history and basic facts about the refuge, description of recreation opportunities, and overview of habitat management activities. Also includes map, photos, and related material about fires, such as the fire in spring 2007. From the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Publisher:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fws.gov/okefenokee/


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