Who we are

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Coastal Wildlife Refuge Society is a non-profit organization established and incorporated in 1989 by a group of local citizens.

Wings Over Water

Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival
October 22-27, 2013

Wings Over Water Wildlife Festival plays host to hundreds of visitors who travel from near and far to experience the offerings of the Outer Banks and the nearby mainland portions of Eastern North Carolina.

Visit wingsoverwater.org for more information.

What's in the news?

07/05/13 - Wildlife/Wildlands Art Expo - Opening Reception Friday, July 12 5-8pm. Click here to view the Press Release (pdf)

06/13/13 - Take time to Visit the National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center on Roanoke Island! Click here to view the Press Release (pdf)

06/10/13 - National Wildlife Refuges' Summer Programs Announced. Click here to view the Press Release (pdf)

- 2013 Interpretive Programs
- More press releases
- US Fish & Wildlife Service Friends Newswire

Educational Grants

Educational Grant Announcement for 2012 (pdf)
Application Form (pdf)

Teacher's Summary Reports for Projects: 2009-2010

First Flight High School
First Flight Middle School
Kitty Hawk Elementary School
Manteo Middle School
Manteo Middle School


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