Recent News

New project completed

The BBNWR Society recently purchased and installed some new informational signs along one of the trails on the refuge. Thank you to everyone who has donated to the Society. Your donations help fund projects like this one. Come on out to the refuge and take a look.

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New Press Release

Press Release Contact: Richard Dyer Phone: 757-721-3458 Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge Introduces Friends Group Virginia Beach, VA – Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge Society has recently organized as the official Friend’s group in support of and as a partner with Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge. Refuge Friend’s groups are non-profit organizations comprised of dedicated community members who work to…

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Back Bay NWR Society in the news

https://www.wavy.com/hr-show/reck-on-the-road/reck-on-the-road-back-bay-national-wildlife-refuge-society/?fbclid=IwAR1lOgHWH29WDUExreJKUZQLEV5AoHpbsXnXxC2Qs7pYX7Wt35AU3vEXoKI

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Herons

Great blue herons are widely distributed throughout the continental United States, and they eat a wide variety of wetland prey near ponds, streams, lakes, rivers, marshes and coastlines, including frogs, snakes and, yes, fish. Photo by Frank Miles/USFWS

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