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Photos from the July 8 2006 tour
Wildlife refuge spotlights gem
Potomac News; July 9 2006
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Featherstone National Wildlife Refuge

More than 50 people joined the Prince William Conservation Alliance tour of the Featherstone National Wildlife Refuge on July 8, 2006. The tour provided a special opportunity to view this important natural area along the Potomac River. Click here to read the July 9 2006 Potomac News article, Wildlife refuge spotlights gem.

July 8 2006 Tour of the Featherstone National Wildlife Refuge

Wetland area along Farm Creek

Mason Neck National Wildlife Refuge, viewed from Featherstone NWR

Leesylvania State Park, viewed from beach at Featherstone NWR

Least Skipper, Ancyloxypha numitor

Eastern Amberwing, Perithemis tenera

Northern Water Snake, Nerodia sipedon

Pearl Crescent, Phyciodes tharos

Great Blue Skimmer, Libellula vibrans

Click Beetle, Alaus oculatus

Amanita spp.

Rough-winged swallows

Featherstone NWR is a great place to watch wildlife ...