Wildlife

Services Provided: 

The refuge offers the public a chance to view a variety of habitats in which wildlife thrives on Maryland's Eastern Shore. The refuge has a full service staffed Visitor Center with restrooms, interpretive exhibits, pollinator garden, observatory, and bookstore (operated by the Friends of Blackwater). Outdoor facilities include the Wildlife Drive (suitable for all auto, foot, and bicycle traffic), an elevated observation deck, a photo blind, walking trails, and paddling trails. Programs for school, scout, and civic organizations are available with advanced notice, and subject to staff availability. Please note that Blackwater does not accept wildlife for rehabilitation. Please use out street when using GPS navigation.

410-228-2677 (Visitors Ctr)
Services Provided: 

Promotes the study and enjoyment of birds, knowledge about our natural resources and fosters its appreciation and conservation. Maintains a system of sanctuaries to encourage the conservation of birds and their habitats. Helps to record and publish observations of bird life. Volunteers accepted to help clean Pelot Sanctuary, go into schools and teach children about nature, and to lead bird walks. If you find an injured bird, please review the following document that explains how to care for it: www.mdbirds.org/conservation/rehab/rehab.html. To find a bird rehabilitator in your area, please go to the following website: www.mwra.org. For our Facebook page please visit: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caroline-County-Bird-Club/138388266259687...

Contact: 
Danny Poet, President
c/o Danny Poet
P. O. Box 223
Queenstown, MD 21358
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Hosts events throughout the year to raise money for habitat conservation and restoration, including dinners, auctions, and barbeques. Meetings are monthly, contact the chairman for details.

Contact: 
Tony Worm, Chairman
302-448-9182
Services Provided: 

The Lynch Preserve is open every day to the public. Thanks to our dedicated volunteers, the 206 wooded acres bordering the Choptank River and Robins Creek feature beautiful walking trails. Please visit and enjoy the gift of nature. The preserve is located at the end of Robins Creek Road, Preston. Limited parking is available at the entrance to the trails. http://www.eslc.org/land-preservation/preserves/

Contact: 
Carin Starr
410-827-9756
P.O. Box 169
Queenstown, MD 21658
Services Provided: 

200 spacious wooded campsites
Pull-thru sites & River sites
Electric (20, 30 & 50 amp) & Water hookups
43 Free CATV channels
Picnic tables & Fire rings
Modern restrooms & Free hot showers
Camp store with groceries & camp supplies
Movie rentals
Laundry
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Gate access
Metered propane
Firewood & Ice
40' x 100' Activity building with stage & fireplace
2 - 24' x 40' Pavilions with concrete floors & electric
1 - 18' x 32' Pavilion with concrete floor
On-site pumpout service
Four dump stations
RV & boat storage; limited Indoor Storage
Winterizing service
RV setup & removal to storage
Pressure washing

410-482-6797
PO Box 277
Greensboro, MD 21639