U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Author at Washington Daily News

Hyde County

Pocosin Lakes Refuge bridge to be considered for reconstruction

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announces the availability of a draft Compatibility Determination for a Right-of-Way Permit for the North Carolina Department of ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tuesday, June 22, 2021 4:07 pm

News

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service releases the Environmental Assessment and Draft Compatibility Determination for Cooperative Farming

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces the availability of an Environmental Assessment for the Draft Cooperative Farming Compatibility Determination at Alligator River and Pocosin ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 4:47 pm

Scuppernong Reminder

Service invites public input on draft water management plan for Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge 

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is inviting the public to comment on the draft water management plan and associated environmental assessment (Draft WMP/EA) for Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Friday, June 26, 2020 11:04 pm

Hyde County

New manager named for Mattamuskeet, Swan Quarter and Cedar Island wildlife refuges

Rebekah Martin, project leader for Coastal North Carolina National Wildlife Refuges Complex, recently announced the selection of Kendall Smith as the refuge manager for Mattamuskeet, Swan ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tuesday, April 14, 2020 2:06 pm

Hyde County

Invasive carp removal will help Mattamuskeet water quality

In the 1950’s, invasive common carp were first identified as a problem species in Lake Mattamuskeet. At that time the turbid (murky) conditions prevailed in the ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tuesday, November 26, 2019 5:03 pm

Your Take

White heath aster on wildlife refuges

White heath aster (Symphyotrichum pilosum) is a late-blooming native wildflower that is in flower on roadsides and open fields throughout northeastern North Carolina. The plants ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wednesday, November 8, 2017 6:29 pm

Your Take

Narrowleaf one of last native wildflowers in area

Narrowleaf or swamp sunflower (Helianthus angustifolius) is a native wildflower well adapted to the freshwater wetland environments in northeastern North Carolina and Alligator River, Pocosin ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 7:42 pm

Your Take

Black bears are out and about at Pocosin Lakes

Some might argue that just about any time is a good time to see bears on Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge. The refuge and surrounding ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wednesday, October 4, 2017 2:19 pm

Your Take

Public comments on Pocosin Lakes end Sunday

We’re hanging around hoping to hear from you, but time is running out. Residents have until Sunday to share their Pocosin Lakes Refuge Water Management ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wednesday, August 23, 2017 7:21 pm

Your Take

Natural treasures on the East Coast

Loblolly Bay (Gordonia lasianthus) is an evergreen small tree that grows on poorly drained soils on the South Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain from southeastern ... Read more

by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Wednesday, August 16, 2017 4:55 pm

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