Blackbird Reserve Wildlife Area, Del.

Habitat Restoration

Addressing Injuries to: Birds and wildlife.

Project: Excavating two shallow wetland ponds; converting 16 acres of farmland to pasture; establishing 24 acres of food plots for migratory geese by modifying existing agricultural practices.

Total Acreage: 41.8

Ecological Benefits: Providing resting and foraging areas for migratory geese.

Economic Benefits: Wildlife viewing, preservation of open space, hunting.