Tag Archive: delmarva fox squirrel


To Enjoy the Wonders of Assateague Island, Stop First at the Herbert H. Bateman Educational Center

  By Misty Thornton  [wzslider info=”true”] It is the slow season now. The winter months that bring most seashore communities almost to a standstill. Some Chincoteague shop and restaurant owners are on vacation. The visitors to the Chincoteague National Wildlife…
Read more

Island Life, Wildlife Tales

, , , , , ,

One of the stallions on Assateague Island.

To See Chincoteague Ponies, Wildlife Assateague Bus Tour Is Best Bet

By Cyndel Brunell ”What kind of bird is that?” “How much smaller are the Chincoteague ponies from regular sized horses?” “Are there any foals this time of year?” “How deep is the water they swim in?” If you want answers…
Read more

Island Life, Wildlife Tales

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Backyard Birds are Celebrated at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

With our region’s mild winter weather, more and more people are seeking opportunities to enjoy the out-of-doors or to get out and enjoy public lands such as our national wildlife refuges.  The 15th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) offers…
Read more

Island Life, Pony Tales, Wildlife Tales

, , , , ,

Woodland Trail, a Walk Through a Maritime Forest

By Wilma Young Welcome to Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Today you will be walking the Woodland Trail. We can’t know in advance all the things you will encounter on the trail, but we can give you an idea of the…
Read more

Wildlife Tales

, , , , , , , , , ,

Bus Tour, Great Way to Learn About the Wonders of Assateague

  Questions about the tours can be directed to the visitor center through email at FW5RW_CNWR@fws.gov and by phone 757-336-6122. Other information can be found on at http://www.fws.gov/northeast/chinco. Admission for the tours is $12.00 for adults and $6.00 for children…
Read more

Wildlife Tales

, , , , , , , , ,

%d bloggers like this: