Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge


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Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge

Address:2970 Bluff Lake Rd
Brooksville, MS 39739

Phone:662-323-5548
Fax:662-323-6390
Web: www.fws.gov/noxubee
Established: 1940.
Location:East-central Mississippi.
Facilities:Visitor contact station, viewing sites, observation tower, picnic areas, boat ramp, trails (é).
Activities:Boating, fishing, hiking, hunting, educational programs.
Special Features:Noxubee maintains an intensive red-cockaded woodpecker management program. Its 1/4-mile Woodpecker Trail offers the visitor an excellent opportunity to view this endangered bird.
Habitats: 47,000 acres of lakes, pine woodlands, and forested bottomlands.
Access: Open year round during daylight hours.
Wild life: Canada geese and waterfowl, primarily mallards, red-tailed hawk, bobwhite, American wigeons, teal, alligators, white-tailed deer, catfish, cottonmouth, copperhead, timber and pygmy rattlesnake.

See other parks in Mississippi.
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One of the state's most prominent observation areas is at the 48,000-acre Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge in Brooksville, which is located about 29 miles south of Starkville.
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