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Storm Damage Forces Closure of National Wildlife Refuge

Posted: Jul 07, 2018 10:23 AM Updated:

Recovery efforts are ongoing following the strong winds and heavy rain that Tropical Storm Maria brought to the area this week. The Guam National Wildlife Refuge has announced that the Ritidian Unit would be closed through Monday.

Officials said the impact from the storm resulted in multiple downed trees and other safety concerns that need to be addressed.  

“We will reopen as soon as it is safe to do so,” officials stated in a press release.

An update following to the closure will be announced Monday afternoon.

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