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Great Thicket Officially Becomes the 566th National Wildlife Refuge!

On Wednesday, January 18th, the Nature Conservancy in the Town of Dover NY, approved the donation of a 144-acre parcel of grassland habitat, known as the Nellie Hill Preserve, to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to officially make …

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Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge Was Approved!

The National Wildlife Refuge System is about to get a little bigger. Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge is poised to become the 566th unit in the System. In October 2016, the Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) …

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