Is Anahuac wildlife Refuge open?

Is Anahuac wildlife Refuge open?

Welcome to Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge! The primary Visitor Center/Headquarters is located on FM 563 near the town of Anahuac, Texas and is open from 9am to 4pm, Wednesday through Sunday unless otherwise posted.

How many NWR are there?

568 National Wildlife Refuges
As of 2019, there are 568 National Wildlife Refuges in the United States, with the addition of the Green River National Wildlife Refuge. Refuges that have boundaries in multiple states are listed only in the state where the main visitor entrance is located.

Are national wildlife refuges open?

During the current public health emergency, whenever possible, outdoor recreation sites at national wildlife refuges and national fish hatcheries will remain open to the public, Visitor centers and other facilities, however, may be closed.

Can you swim in Lake Anahuac?

A medium-level advisory occurs when enterococcus densities are between 35 cfu/100 ml and 104 cfu/100 ml, and a high-level advisory is issued, with swimming not recommended, when the enterococcus density is greater than 104 cfu/100 ml.

What animals are at Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge?


  • Wildlife & Habitat.
  • Wildlife.
  • Habitat.
  • Birds.
  • Butterflies.
  • Dragonflies and Damselflies.
  • Mammals.
  • Mottled Ducks.

Who runs NWR?

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Wildlife Refuge

National Wildlife Refuge System
Area over 150 million acres
Established 1903
Visitors 47 million (in FY 2014)
Governing body U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Can you duck hunt wildlife refuge?

Many National Wildlife Refuges offer excellent public waterfowl hunting opportunities! Links to National Wildlife Refuges open in a new window.