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Coastal Access SiteStewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge-Milford Point Unit
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Sign for the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge-Milford Point Unit, Milford
Sign for the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge-Milford Point Unit, Milford
Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge-Milford Point Unit is adjacent to <a href=site.asp?siteid=515>Charles Wheeler Wildlife Management Area</a>.  This site offers views of the Long Island Sound and a chance to view wildlife from an observation platform.  Park at <a href=site.asp?siteid=514>Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center</a> lot and walk to the beach to site's observation platform (the upland portion of the refuge is closed to public access).  Beach area is open from September 1 to March 31.  No public access to beach at other times.

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 Location
View interactive map of Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge-Milford Point Unit Milford Point Road
Milford, Connecticut
 Fees
None
 Directions
From the East: Take I-95 South to exit 34 to Milford. Turn left onto Bridgeport Avenue. Turn right onto Lansdale Avenue. Turn right onto Milford Point Road.
address
From the West: Take I-95 North to exit 33 which is Ferry Boulevard. Turn slight right onto Washington Bridge. Turn right onto Naugatuck Avenue. Turn left onto Milford Point Road.
 Parking
None
 Site Contact Information
Website -U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Address -733 Old Clinton Road
 Westbrook, CT 06498-1760
 Activities
Bird and WildlifeBird and Wildlife
FishingFishing
 Environment
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Sandy BeachSandy Beach
Tidal RiverTidal River
Tidal WetlandTidal Wetland

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