Category Archives: Wildlife Reserves and Preserves

Wildlife and Nature Reserves, Preserves, Management Areas, etc.

U.S. National Wildlife Refuges Announce ‘Fee-Free Days’ for 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Seeing wildlife conservation in action just gained even more appeal.  America’s national wildlife refuges will offer free admission to visitors on these days in 2014:

  • January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • February 15-17: Presidents’ Day weekend
  • September 27: National Public Lands Day
  • October 12: The first day of National Wildlife Refuge Week
  • November 11: Veterans Day

The fee holiday is an annual inducement to visit public lands. National wildlife refuges are managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service….

Read the full press release, from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, at:

Where to watch wildlife in the UK – BBC Nature

Where to watch wildlife in Britain

To most in the UK, the word ‘safari’ conjures images of the African savannah filled with an array of exotic creatures. But nature lovers are now being encouraged to look closer to home and experience the wonders of the UK’s wildlife stars….

via BBC Nature – Where to watch wildlife in the UK.