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The Friends of Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge (FOW) is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to the enduring protection, management and appreciation of Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge and its environs.

FOW Newsletter

May 2013

 

 

FOW Membership

Join / Renew

2013 Dues

See Below

 

 

10% Membership Merchandise Discount

FOW Visitor Center Nature Store

 

***  NEW  ***

Free FOW Water Bottle with New Memberships

(while supplies last)

 

 

Soaring to New Heights A Guide to Creating a Sustainable Friends/Refuge Collaboration

 

 

Visitor Center Presentation

 

 

 

Carmans River Conference Presentation

Presentations    Flyer

 

Birding Walk w/ Ernie Lewis

Video Clip

 

 

Long Island NWR Complex

 

LI Complex on FaceBook

 

Brookhaven Village Association

 

NWR Carmans River Canoe Trip

 

  Friends Forward

US Firsh & Wildlife Services

 

 

 

 

Long Island Refuge Complex Visitor Center 

 

Visitor Center   - Monday - Saturday, 8:00 - 4:00

Refuge (Trails)  - Monday - Sunday, Sunrise - 4:00

Nature Store     - Monday - Saturday, 9:00 - 4:00

Welcome Cabin - Sunday - 12:00 - 2:00

 

 

FOW Nature Store

          

See Nature Store Items - Examples

 

  Latest News

 

Carmans River Canoe/Kayak

  

Open for Rentals

8:00am to 5:00 pm                7 days a week

 

  Events

 

Wertheim Programs  - January to June 2014

Select the links below to view the new up and coming programs at Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge. Please note some of these excursions are for members only or may require reservations. Your continuing support helps us provide all of these educational and exciting programs throughout the year. 

See Wertheim  Programs - April to June

See Wertheim Programs - January to March

  Get Involved - FOW Volunteers Needed

 

FOW needs volunteers for the following tasks,

 

Membership, Fundraising, Publicity, Web Site Support, Programs (Canoe Trips, Birding Walks, etc.), Nature Store Coordinators, and more.  See Flyer for more information.

 

Please contact Claire Goad (cagoad@verizon.net) to volunteer.

 

  Refuge Volunteers Wanted - 2014

 

Please contact Jody DeMeyere (jody_DeMeyere@fws.gov  or 631-286-0485 x2131) to volunteer.   See Flyer.

  • Visitor Center Greeter and Nature Store Volunteer

  • Special Event Volunteer

  • Invasive Species Control Volunteer

  • Beach Clean Up Volunteer

  • Volunteer Landscaper/Trail Maintenance

  • Volunteer Photographer

 

   News

 

Long Island Hiking Trailsrong>

Rich Weissmann's article in The Village News from Bellport.com - "Hiking On Long Island" column; Feb. 2013.  >> Article     

 

Schoolyard Habitat

Project Guide - News Bulletin   >> Information
 

 

 

2013 FOW Dues Dues

 

Join / Renew FOW

   

10% Merchandise Discount at the

FOW Visitor Center Nature Store

 

              One-year Membership

                  Friend (Single)            $   15

                  Family                         $   20

                 Non-Profit Org.           $   50

                 Corporate                   $ 100

                 White Oak                   $ 250

              Life-Time Membership

                 Osprey (Unlimited)      $ 500

 

Please provide your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address for each person in family.   Send check to the address below OR pay online using your credit card or PayPal.

 

 

Refuge Walking Trails

 

White Oak

 

The While Oad Trail is the original 1.5 or 3 mile loop.  The Black Tupelo Trail now connects to the White Oak Trail.

 

 

Black Tupelo Trail

Over three additional miles of hiking trails with two new observation platforms overlooking the Carmans River.

 

Both Trails are Both Trails are wheel-chair accessible.

 

See Rich Weissmann's article in The Village News from Bellport.com - "Hiking On Long Island" column; April 11, 2011

 >> Article 


  

 

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