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Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

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Published by U.S. Fish and WIldlife Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wildlife refuges -- Delaware.,
  • Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge (Del.)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[9] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17701306M


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Bombay Hook National Wildlife Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. book is managed as part of the Coastal Delaware Complex. National Wildlife Refuge System. The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

Stretching eight miles along Delaware Bay and cover acres, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge provides habitat for wildlife. Four-fifths of the refuge is tidal salt marsh with a mix of cordgrass meadows, mud flats, tidal pools, rivers, creeks, and tidal streams.

The upland area includes forests, freshwater impoundments. Home2 Suites Dover, Residence Inn Dover, and Hilton Garden Inn Dover are some of the popular hotels in Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

In addition, Sleep Inn & Suites Dover, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, and Comfort Inn & Suites Dover are also popular in. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. [Washington, D.C.?]: U.S. Fish and WIldlife Service, [] (OCoLC) For a very cheap price, you and a car load of your friends can venture into the Bombay Hook Wildlife Refuge to observe the animals hanging out on the marshes.

We saw countless migrating shore birds, ducks, falcons, herons, geese/5(). Additional Physical Format: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge [14] p. (OCoLC) Online version: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S.

Fish and Wildlife. The mission of Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is to provide habitat for migratory birds and other wildlife. acre refuge has a mile auto-tour route providing excellent views of diverse habitats and opportunities to view birds, mammals, amphibians, Location: Whitehall Neck Rd, Smyrna,DE.

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge was created in as a refuge and breeding ground for migrating birds and other wildlife.

It currently compri acres of land, with about 80% being tidal salt marsh. The Refuge is open every day of the year from sunrise to sunset. Coastal Delaware National Wildlife Refuges is at Prime Hook National Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

book Refuge. The Prime Hook Delmarva Nature Photography Contest is open to all photographers, amateur or professional, Junior Student (up to 12 years of age), Senior Student (13 to 17 years of age) or adult (18 or over).Followers: 11K.

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Kent County, Delaware, US — Get Directions All Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec All Years Last 10 Years Current Year Global Big Day May 9, October Big Day Global Big Day May 4, October Big Day Oct 6, Global Big Day May 5, Global Big Day Shorebirds.

Bombay Hook is an important stop on the Delaware Bay for thousands of migrating shorebirds every spring, as they make their critical trip north to their breeding grounds. At low tide they can be seen feeding by the thousands on the salt marsh mudflats along the wildlife drive.

The black-necked stilts nest in the grassy areas. The Friends of Bombay Hook is a not-for-profit corporation working in conjunction with Bombay Hook NWR and the U.

Fish and Wildlife Service. It supports and enhances educational and recreational programs at Bombay Hook, provides volunteer services and financial assistance and serves as a link between the refuge and the public. P America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge The Bombay Hook quarter is the fourth released in and the 29th overall in the America the Beautiful Quarters Program.

This refuge is host to hundreds of thousands of migrating ducks, geese, shorebirds and neo-tropical songbirds. D Washington State Quater, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware Quarter Choice Extremely Fine. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. America The Beautiful Silver Proof Bombay Hook Quarter Deep Cameo Quarter Very Good.

Only 5 left in stock - order soon. On cover: April Title from cover. Map is stapled at center fold to serve as the central pages of the accompanying text. Includes text and location map (inset) Text and color illustration on verso.

Text, notes, agency insignia, and color illustrations on cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Couples travelling in Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge loved staying at Residence Inn Dover, Home2 Suites Dover and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino.

Similarly, these hotels in Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge are highly rated by couples: Hilton Garden Inn Dover, Sleep Inn & Suites Dover and Mainstay Suites Dover.

Coastal Delaware National Wildlife Refuges, Smyrna, DE. 11K likes. Your home for refuge events, wildlife sightings and happenings at Bombay Hook and Prime Hook National Wildlife. Friends of Bombay Hook, Smyrna, Delaware. 2, likes talking about this 41 were here.

To learn more about Friends and Bombay Hook NWR, visit the Friends web site at 5/5(15). The Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is a 15, acres ( km 2) National Wildlife Refuge located along the eastern coast of Kent County, Delaware, United States, on Delaware was established on Ma as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory and wintering waterfowl along the Atlantic Refuge was purchased from local land owners with federal duck stamp Area: 25 sq mi (65 km²).

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge: A Photographer's Vision. This beautiful book of wildlife and nature photography showcases the work of Debbie Jordan and Benjamin DeHaven.

It is a page hardcover book measuring 10 x 8 inches which shares their experiences and images from Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware. Last week at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware I saw for the first time a pair of Black-necked Stilt.

They are graceful birds with long legs and striking colors that stand out from a distance. They don’t usually come to the Northeast, staying normally much further South, so it was a real treat.

Updated Road Closures at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Bombay hook NWR will be conducting a road re-surfacing project along the entirety of the public autotour route starting April 5th, The mile project will include the regrading of the existing gravel surface to remove the potholes and then a double application of tar-and-chip.

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center is pet-friendly. Located approximately 10 minutes from Smyrna, t acre national wildlife refuge along the Delaware Bay. It was established in as a refuge for migratory birds and other wildlife including red Location: Refuge Entrance Road, Smyrna, DE, US, Hotels in Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge: read hotel reviews, see photos, check location on the map, book hotels online.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, [] (OCoLC) Bombay Hook is one of many refuges providing critical habitat between Canada and the Gulf of Mexico. acres include freshwater pools, swamps, upland forests, agricultural fields, and one of the largest unaltered tidal salt marshes in the Mid-Atlantic region.

"June " Panel title. Title at top: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Black-and-white map; title panel printed in brown and black. Includes text, location map, ill., and insignia.

Text and ill. on verso. "RL" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The refuge quarter, launched Friday, at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge near Smyrna, is the 29th of 56 released as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters Program.

The quarters are released in the order that properties became national parks or holdings. The refuge, established inincludes one of the largest tidal salt marshes in. While driving to NJ we decided to take an unplanned side trip to Bombay Hook Refuge as we enjoy wildlife and thought we could stretch our legs by walking the trails.

We arrived around pm just before the nature center closed. The Ranger was very pleasant, the building has /5().

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware: Address, Phone Number, Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge Reviews: / TripAdvisor reviews. Welcome to Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

The refuge covers ab acres in central Delaware along the western shore of the Delaware Bay. Bombay Hook was created in and is managed primarily for migrating and wintering ducks and geese, shorebirds and other migratory birds.

Coastal Delaware National Wildlife Refuges, Smyrna, DE. 11K likes. Your home for refuge events, wildlife sightings and happenings at Bombay Hook and Prime Hook National Wildlife Followers: 11K.

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Delaware "June " Panel title. Title at top: Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Black-and-white map; title panel printed in brown and black. Includes text, location map, ill., and insignia. Text and ill. S Bombay Hook National Park Quarter Proof: Coin Value Prices, Price Chart, Coin Photos, Mintage Figures, Coin Melt Value, Metal Composition, Mint Mark Location, Statistics & Facts.

Buy & Sell This Coin. This page also shows coins listed for sale so you can buy and sell. Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is one of the largest expanses of tidal salt marsh in the mid-Atlantic, and is nestled on the Eastern shores of Kent County, Delaware.

Upon arriving at the refuge, there is a small visitor center with maps, a video presentation, restrooms, and educational exhibits.5/5(1). Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware was the fourth national site commemorated in with a United States quarter design.

It is the 29th release of 56 scheduled in the United States Mint series of America the Beautiful Quarters. The quarter program kicked off in and lasts until at least when all designated national parks and nationals sites are honored. Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge protects one of the largest remaining expanses of tidal salt marsh in the mid-Atlantic region.

The refuge, located along. The Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is located roughly 4 miles east of the town of Smyrna, near the little village of Leipsic off Delaware Route 9.

Whitehall Neck Road provides the main access to the refuge. The refuge lies along eight miles of the Delaware. Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge. I joined other members of the Brandywine Photo Collective for a sunny day between Dover and Delaware Bay. 6/6/ Arden Snow (December ) Over a foot of snow fell in Arden, Delaware, and made for some memorable days.

Here are a few scenes. Brandywine Valley (October and November ). The Refuge can be found by putting “Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Whitehall Neck Road, Smyrna, DE ” into your GPS. If you prefer specific directions, the Refuge’s website has them available Hunting Season, there are a few days that the Refuge closes: The back section is closed all day Oct.

10, 12, 14, and Nov. 11, 12, 16, and Dec. 12 & 15, Author: Kim Magaraci. A series of portraits and interesting facts of the Red Fox from the Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware. 40 Pages, Premium Paper Features & Details.Please ensure you book with the ability to cancel and receive a refund if this meetup is cancelledBombay Hook NWR is a popular location for wildlife is the most active time for migratory waterfowl and if the weather cooperates, there may also be opportunities to photograph a sunrise or sunset.BOMBAY HOOK AND CHINCOTEAGUE NWR October 1 – Saltmarsh Sparrow – we had simply incredible, close-up, prolonged views of two adults and a juvenile in the salt marsh at Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge.