Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge

Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge

Address:73 Weir Hill Rd
Sudbury, MA 01773

Phone:978-443-4661
Fax:978-443-2898
Web: www.fws.gov/northeast/mashpee
Established: 1995.
Location:Located in the towns of Mashpee and Falmouth on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Special Features:Though closed to the public, environmental education and interpretive programs are occasionally offered by the Refuge Friends group.
Habitats: 5,871 acres when complete; 335 acres are now in FWS ownership, comprised of saltwater marshes, cranberry bogs, swamps, freshwater marshes and a vernal pool..
Access: Closed to the public.
Wild life: Shorebirds, osprey, songbirds, white-tailed deer, red fox, and other small mammals.

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Geise serves as a trail steward on the reserve's new two-mile Abigail's Trail, in the Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge off Old Oak Road, which provides another habitat to explore: wooded uplands.
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The results of the habitat mapping effort proved helpful to Orenda in its decision to purchase and acquire the Mercy Lowe property in the Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge.
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