Baring/MNWR: Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge Open House

Saturday, May 27

1 – 5 pm

Where:  Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters, off the Charlotte Road in Calais.

The new Moosehorn NWR headquarters building will be open for visitors on Saturday, May 28, from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.  There will be several exhibits for viewing, including a showcase of items that have been seized at our borders from smugglers.  Photos of wildlife captured by our trail cams will be running throughout the afternoon, and there will be displays showing refuge habitat, wildlife, and management activities. There will also be two tours of the Refuge in areas not usually open to cars.

Refuge staff will be present to answer questions and provide recommendations on hiking trails, fishing, hunting, birding hot spots, wildlife inventory and monitoring projects, and habitat management.  Refuge maps and brochures, posters, and the “Where People Care about Wildlife” DVD will be available.