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Fisherman Island National Wildlife Refuge, VA

Fish and Wildlife Service

The Virginia Barrier Island chain, including Fisherman Island National Wildlife Refuge, is one of only 17 sites in the United States classified as a "A Wetland of International Importance." The refuge ...[more]

Fisherman Island National Wildlife Refuge

Address

part of the Virginia Barrier Island Chain
off the coast of
Cape Charles, VA 23310
Phone:757-331-2760
Email:fw5rw_esvnwr@fws.gov

Directions

Because of the critical nature of its habitats for wildlife, Fisherman Island is closed to the public. Guided tours are offered on Saturdays from October through mid-March and during special events. To schedule a tour, contact the Eastern Shore of Virginia refuge.

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