Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge : Annual narrative report : Calendar year 2003

Metadata Updated: January 29, 2020

This annual narrative report for Okefenokee NWR and Banks Lake NWR outlines Refuge accomplishments during the 2003 calendar year. The report begins with an introduction to the Refuge. Highlights and weather conditions are summarized for the year. Information about monitoring and studies- including surveys and censuses and studies and investigations- is provided next. Habitat restoration and management projects are also covered; activities include wetland restoration, water level management, timber management, prescribed burning, and vegetation control. Fish and wildlife management are discussed next with emphasis on bird banding, disease monitoring, and animal control. Coordination activities, such as interagency coordination and private land activities, are outlined. The resource protection section provides an update on law enforcement, contaminant investigation, and land acquisition support. Information about public education and recreation is given including visitor services and outreach. Finally, comprehensive management planning and general administration are discussed in the Refuge planning and administration section.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

Downloads & Resources




Metadata Created Date January 29, 2020
Metadata Updated Date January 29, 2020

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOI Open Data

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 29, 2020
Metadata Updated Date January 29, 2020
Publisher Fish and Wildlife Service
Unique Identifier FWS_ServCat_16393
Brent Frakes
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 010:18
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID C:\Program Files (x86)\FWS\DataStore\Application\OpenData\FWS_ServCat_v1_1.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality true
Harvest Object Id e9d801b8-873f-4f91-8b84-18a319923661
Harvest Source Id 5b7e4031-1e2d-428b-92e2-56554bbd7371
Harvest Source Title DOI Open Data
Data First Published 2004-03-01
Homepage URL https://ecos.fws.gov/ServCat/Reference/Profile/16393
Data Last Modified 2004-03-01
Program Code 010:094, 010:028
Related Documents "https://ecos.fws.gov/ServCat/Reference/Profile/16393"
Source Datajson Identifier true
Source Hash 9ff61980651e36f808d7dfdfb7bdb3b664190be9
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial -83.16987,30.5390682,-82.08653,31.1349716
Temporal 2003-01-01/2003-12-31
Category "Unpublished Report"

Didn't find what you're looking for? Suggest a dataset here.