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Parks Virginia Chincoteague NWR - Eastern Shore Of Virginia NWR

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  Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge    Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  e-mail  757-336-6122

  8231 Beach Road

  Chincoteague  VA  23336

    Chincoteague NWR, located primarily on the Virginia side of  Assateague Island, consists of more  than 14,000 acres of beach, dunes, marsh, and maritime forest. Chincoteague Refuge, originally  established in 1943 to provide habitat for migratory birds

  Chippokes Plantation, Farm & Forestry Museum  State Park        VADCR  757 294-3625
695 Chippokes Park Rd
Surry   VA    23883 
Chippokes Plantation State Park is one of the oldest working  farms in the United States. Chippokes is a living historical exhibit  located in a rural agricultural area along the James River in Surry  County. 183 acres

  Claude Moore Colonial Farm      NPS
e-mail  703 442-7557
6310 Georgetown Pike
  McLean VA        22101
Claude Moore Colonial Farm is a living history site that
 demonstrates the life of a poor farm family living on a small farm in  northern Virginia just prior to the American Revolutionary War. 

  Claytor Lake SP  State Park                              VADCR  540 643-2500
4400 State Park Road
Dublin  VA    24084
Located on the 4,500 acre, 21-mile long Claytor Lake (from which the park was named) in the New River Valley of southwestern Virginia,  Claytor Lake State Park offers a wide variety of activities for water and land enthusiasts.

  Clinch Mountain WMA  Wildlife Management Area          VADCR
c/o Hungry Mother Park
Marion    VA
  Last Update     4 /9 /2004

  Colonial NHP   National Historical Park  NPS
e-mail  754 898-2410
  PO Box 210
Yorktown  VA    23690
Colonial National Historical Park (NHP) administers two of the most historically significant sites in English North America

  Coolwell Park  County Park       Amherst County Parks
434 946-9371
Coolwell Road
Amherst   VA
Notes   playing fields, trails, amphitheater, community center,  radio controlled raceway           Last Update   8 /10/2006

Dismal Swamp Canal and the Albemarle US Army Corps of Engineers USACE


  NORFOLK   VA  23510-1096

    The Dismal Swamp Canal and the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal form alternate routes along the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIWW) between the Chesapeake Bay and Albemarle Sound.

  Douthat SP  State Park                           VADCR  540 862-8100
State Route 629
MAIL: Route 1, Box 212, Millboro VA
Clifton Forge     VA
Editors of the1999 Outside Family Vacation Guide, a summer planner, have named Virginia’s very own Douthat State Park one of the nation's 10 best. It's on the National Register of Historic Places and straddles Bath and  Alleghany counties. 4493 acres 

Eastern Shore Of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge  Fish & Wildlife Service FWS  e-mail  757-331-2760

  5003 Hallett Circle

  Cape Charles  VA  23310

    Lying at the tip of the Delmarva Peninsula, the Eastern Shore of  Virginia National Wildlife Refuge serves as one of the country's most valuable stopovers for migratory birds.  Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay,  1,127-acre refuge


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