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Cahba River National Wildlife Refuge is also a great place to bring children to introduce them to the importance of protecting our wildlife, plantlife and the ecosystems they share. Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge, Decatur, AL Established much earlier than Cahaba was the Wheller Nationla Wildlife Refuge in Decatur, Alabama. Designated as a refuge in 1938 is a large tract of some 34,000 acres that provides protection for a vast variety of fish, birds and other wildlife in a diversity of habitats. Wheeler Refuge is part of the Mississippi flyway and offers shelter to migrating birds each year. In an area of the state that is experiencing ongoing development at a rapid clip, Wheeler provides secure and undisturbed environment for mammals, reptiles, fish and birds by the thousands. A visit to Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge begins best with a stop at the Visiors Center where you can see interpretive exhibits and get and overview of what you might expect to expereince during your visit.

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" As a marine conservationist, you will be involved in such activities as diving and conducting research on coral reefs. Coastal erosion is an important issue facing the residents and marine life of coastal areas. As coastal and ocean resources are depleted, this research is taking on a new urgency. For education, an important part of a wildlife conservationist's job is educating the public. This involves teaching people better ways of caring for their environment and the wildlife living there. Raising public awareness and raising funds for research is one of the best ways to ensure that lands and endangered species are protected.