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From the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service:

By Susan Morse, USFWS

Wanna try something really wild?

Visit the wilderness!

Your Refuge System — a network of public lands that protect wildlife and wildlife habitat — includes more than 20 million acres of wilderness.

The Pines Trail at Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge…

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