Guam – In observance of DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR, holiday, the Guam NWR will be closed for business on Monday, Jan 21.
The Refuge will reopen for business the following day, during our regular business hours of 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
For more information on your Guam National Wildlife Refuge, you may you may find our website helpful at http://www.fws.gov/guam.
Have a “green” safe and pleasant holiday!
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is the principal Federal agency responsible for conserving, protecting and enhancing fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. The Service manages the 95-million-acre National Wildlife Refuge System, which encompasses 547 national wildlife refuges, thousands of small wetlands and other special management areas. It also operates 69 national fish hatcheries, 64 fishery resources offices and 81 ecological services field stations.
The agency enforces federal wildlife laws, administers the Endangered Species Act, manages migratory bird populations, restores nationally significant fisheries, conserves and restores wildlife habitat such as wetlands, and helps foreign and Native American tribal governments with their conservation efforts. It also oversees the Federal Assistance program, which distributes hundreds of millions of dollars in excise taxes on fishing and hunting equipment to state fish and wildlife agencies.