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Rodanthe in Dare County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Fish & Wildlife Service

U.S. Department of the Interior

 
 
Fish & Wildlife Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 12, 2014
1. Fish & Wildlife Service Marker
Inscription.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is responsible for protecting and conserving our country’s wild birds, mammals and fish for the enjoyment of all people. Cooperating with the states and other countries, the Fish and Wildlife Service carries out a number of programs to preserve our priceless wildlife heritage.

Administering Federal Aid Programs
Managing over 500 National Wildlife Refuges and some 50 National Fish Hatcheries
Protecting Wildlife Environments
Conducting Research
Helping Endangered and Threatened Species
Enforcing Wildlife Laws
Providing Outdoor Recreation
 
Erected by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 35° 42.995′ N, 75° 29.625′ W. Marker is in Rodanthe, North Carolina, in Dare County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 12 4 miles south of Lifeboat Station Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. The marker is mounted on the exterior wall of the Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Rodanthe NC 27968, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gulls and Terns (a few steps from this marker); Pea Island Lifesavers
Fish & Wildlife Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, August 12, 2014
2. Fish & Wildlife Service Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Kuralt Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Giant Bluefin Tuna (approx. 6.3 miles away); Bodie Island Light Station (approx. 8.1 miles away); Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station (approx. 8.5 miles away); The Chicamacomico Races / Exodus from Chicamacomico (approx. 8.5 miles away); "Mirlo" Rescue (approx. 8.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Rodanthe.
 
Categories. AnimalsEducationEnvironment
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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