Friends of Wertheim
National Wildlife Refuge
The Friends of Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge (FOW) is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to the enduring protection, management and appreciation of Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge and its environs.
Welcome to Friends of Wertheim NWR
Friends of Wertheim NWR was formed by a group of people who love and value the Wertheim Refuge. It is our goal to support the refuge by providing educational and interpretive workshops and programs. When feasible we supply financial assistance to the Refuge.
· Provide volunteer projects, services, and general assistance to the Refuge.
· Cultivate greater public appreciation of nature.
· Promote interpretive programs, special events, and public awareness of the ecological importance of the Refuge
· Environmental action to protect our Refuge and its environs.
Long Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex
The Long Island Refuge Complex is part of the National Wildlife Refuge System. The Complex consists of ten national wildlife refuge units throughout the i