Washington reopens public access to the Leque Island Unit of the Skagit Wildlife Area

TweetOLYMPIA—The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has reopened public access to Leque Island near Stanwood, following a temporary closure for a habitat restoration project designed to benefit shorebirds, waterfowl and salmon. The entire island, which reopened to the … Continue reading →

Total Solar Eclipse and Wildlife: More than a Dozen Wildlife Refuges in the Path

TweetWhat does wildlife do in near total darkness when it comes during daytime hours? You can find out. More than a dozen national wildlife refuges are in the “path of totality” during the August 21 total solar eclipse, the first in the … Continue reading →