Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge
1547 County Route 565
Sussex, NJ 07461
Wildlife Refuge: Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, RV, Walk, Water Sports
The Wallkill River NWR is located in Sussex County, New Jersey and Orange County, New York. Congress established the refuge in 1990 to preserve and enhance lands and waters in a manner that conserves the natural diversity of fish, wildlife, plants and their habitats for present and future generations. The management emphasis is on Federally-listed endangered and threatened species, migrating waterfowl and shorebirds, nesting and wintering grassland birds, and forest-dwelling birds.