Beavers at the Refuge, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Amanita amerirubescens mushroom on 1st day, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Amanita amerirubescens mushroom on 2nd day, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Canada geese in main pond, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Raccoon, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge trail camera photo
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Turkey tail fungus, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Female wild turkey, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge trail camera photo
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Opossum, photo by Cavit Buyukmihci
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Northern red-bellied turtle, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Dark fishing spider, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo
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Cottontail rabbit babies, Unexpected Wildlife Refuge photo

Unexpected Wildlife Refuge is a protected natural habitat comprising 767 acres of pristine pine lands, forest, fields and bogs. It provides a refuge to animals and plants indigenous to southern New Jersey; a place where wildlife can live freely and naturally without fear of being harmed at the hands of human beings. We began as the home of Hope Sawyer Buyukmihci and Cavit Buyukmihci, who dedicated their land to habitat preservation so that native wildlife and habitat could thrive. We are a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) entity, federal ID 23-7025010.
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