Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge

US Highway 52 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170




Description

Situated along the Pee Dee River, Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge contains 8443acre in Anson and Richmond Counties, North Carolina. The refuge was established to provide wintering habitat for migratory waterfowl.Cooperative farming in field impoundments, water level management, and the bottomland hardwood forest along Brown Creek provide excellent habitat for waterfowl and other wildlife. Wintering waterfowl numbers fluctuate greatly, but can exceed 10,000 birds yearly. The refuge also supports a small population of wintering Southern James Bay Canada geese. Pee Dee Refuge is located a few hundred yards from the once famokhart Gaddy Wild Goose Refn the 1950s, Gaddy s pond wintered more than 10,000 Canada geese a year. Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge was established in October 1963 to provide additional habitat for these geese and other waterfowl. Local numbers of wintering migratory geese have dwindled in recent years, but the refuge remains an important wintering area for the remaining geese and thousands of ducks.The refuge also supports an abundance of nesting neotropical migratory birds, bobwhite quail, wild turkey, and white-tailed deer. The diversity of habitat and management provides for more than 168 bird species, 49 reptiles and amphibians, 28 mammals, and 20 fish species. Refuge lands include the following habitat types: bottomland hardwood forest (3000acre), upland pine forest (1500acre), mixed pine/hardwood forest (2000acre), crop lands (1000acre), old fields, native warm season grass fields, and openings (1000acre).

Parking

Lot Parking No
Street Parking No
Valet Parking No

Places Nearby


Valley Protiens
656 Little Duncan Rd Wadesboro, NC, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Workplace & Office

Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge
US Highway 52 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Sports & Recreation
Pee Dee Hog Hunters
699 Dennis Rd, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Sports & Recreation, Professional Service

Rosenwald School
Mount Gilead, North Carolina
School

New Chestnut AMEZ Church
7093 Grassy Island Rd, Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306
Religious Organization, Religious Center

Chestnut Church
Mount Gilead, North Carolina
Religious Center
Red Hill Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina
Religious Center, Church, Organization

Us Fish & Wildlife Refuge
5770 US Highway 52 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Public Service, Environmental Conservation Organization

Chestnut AME Zion Church
7093 Grassy Island Rd, Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306
Religious Center, African Methodist Episcopal Church
Buffalo Creek
Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Local Business
Wildlife Refuge
Lilesville, North Carolina
Local Business
Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge
US Highway 52 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
National Park
North Carolina Wildlife Refuge
Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Local Business
Flat Fork
Wadesboro, North Carolina
Local Business
Gaddys Goose Ponds
Wadesboro, North Carolina
Local Business
Ricky M Simpson
165 Goose Pond Rd, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Local Business
Rocky Mount A.M.E Zion Church & Ansonville, NC
Ansonville, North Carolina 28170
Local Business
molly moochers
6689 Grassy Island Road, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Local Business
Dula Thoroughfare
Norwood, North Carolina
Local Business
Horne s Wiring and Repair
Dennis L Horne, Owner, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Electrician, Local Service
Anson County, NC Genealogy Services
PO Box 1387, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Public & Government Services, Local Service, Local Business
USPS
2004 US Highway 74 W, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Post Office
Valley Proteins
Wadesboro, North Carolina
Local Business
Chestnut A.m.e Zion Chruch
Norwood, North Carolina 28128
Public & Government Service, African Methodist Episcopal Church

Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge
5770 Hwy. 52 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Landmark & Historical Place

Goulds Fork
Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Food & Beverage

Somerset Hills Farm
340 NC Highway 109, Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306
Farm
John s Farm
6172 Grassy Island Rd, Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306
Farm, Grocery Store

Sy L Moua
8035 NC-109 N, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Doctor

Red Hill Baptist Church
190 Dennis Rd, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Church

Tulls Truck Leasing
2323 Diggs Rd, Wadesboro, North Carolina 28170
Cargo & Freight Company

Andrews Farm Produce
6527 Grassy Island Rd, Mount Gilead, North Carolina 27306
Business Service, Agricultural Service

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