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Category:Patuxent Research Refuge

English: The Patuxent Research Refuge — a National Wildlife Refuge in Maryland, and the only one established to support wildlife research.
  • The refuge is on over 12,800 acres (52 km2) of land, surrounding the Little Patuxent and Patuxent Rivers, between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore in Anne Arundel and Prince George's Counties.
  • The National Wildlife Visitor Center natural history museum and the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center are located near the Laurel area.
Patuxent Research Refuge 
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Instance of National Wildlife Refuge
Location Anne Arundel County, Prince George's County, United States of America
Maintained by
IUCN protected areas category
  • IUCN category IV: Habitat/Species Management Area
Inception 1936
  • 51.92 square kilometre
official website
Authority control

39° 03′ 36″ N, 76° 46′ 48″ W

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