Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

2591 Whitehall Neck Rd, Smyrna (DE), 19977, United States

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If you're looking for the official source of information about the Bombay Hook Refuge, please visit our homepage at http://www.fws.gov/northeast/bombayhook/. For more information about the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, head to http://www.fws.gov/.

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Mission The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
Description

Stretching eight miles along Delaware Bay and covering 16,251 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, brushy and timbered swamps, and fields of herbaceous plants.

Founded June 22, 1937
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