TITLE

Quogue Today

AUTHOR(S)
Mapes, Alan
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Dec2000, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the status of the Quogue Wildlife Refuge in Long Island, New York in the year 2000. Types of natural habitats that can be found in the refuge; Features of the refuge's ice-harvesting museum; Species that can be seen in the refuge's cage complex; Nature trails visitors can use to reach the refuge.
ACCESSION #
3927205

 

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