The J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge on Sanibel Island will be is closed Saturday Aug. 25 through Tuesday Aug. 28 to take appropriate precautions for Tropical Storm/Hurricane Isaac.
Re-evaluation will be conducted post-storm. The refuge will reopen on Wednesday Aug. 29, if there are no impacts. However, if there are impacts to the Refuge further announcements will be made at that time. To confirm refuge hours please call 239-472-1100 or check the refuge's official Facebook page for the most current information: www.facebook.com/dingdarlingrefuge