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Patuxent Research Refuge, MD

Fish and Wildlife Service

Patuxent Research Refuge

Established in 1936 by executive order of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the Patuxent Research Refuge is the Nation's only National Wildlife Refuge established to support wildlife research. With...[more]

Address

10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop
Laurel, MD 20708
Phone:301-497-5761
Email:maria_vonderheid@fws.gov

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National Wildlife Visitor Center is located off of Powdermill Rd. between Route 197 and Baltimore/Washington Parkway near Laurel, Maryland. The North Tract is located off of Route 198 between Route 32 and Baltimore/Washington Parkway.

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS
  • VISITOR CENTER VISITOR CENTER
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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