Heron at Bombay Hook

Dave Tally of Camden took this photo of a Heron in full mating plumage at Bombay Hook NWR on March 14.

Bombay Hook great white egret

Becky Swatski of Dover took this photo of a great white egret at Bombay Hook NWR on March 30.

Great Egret

Jim Webster of Dover took this photo of a Great Egret at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge on April 23.

Swans at Bombay Hook

Jim Webster of Dover took this photo on March 18 of two swans “a swimming” at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge.

Updated road closures at Bombay Hook Wildlife Refuge

SMYRNA — Bombay Hook NWR is conducting a road r-surfacing project along the entirety of the public auto-tour route. The 8.5-mile project will include the regrading of the existing gravel surface to remove the potholes and then a double application of tar-and-chip (chipseal). The grading and resurfacing will necessitate lengthy closures of sections of the […]

Great Egret at Bombay Hook

Jim Webster of Dover took this photo of a Great Egret seen at Bombay Hook NWR on March 21.

Great Blue Heron

Patricia Sterling of Wyoming took this photo of a Great Blue Heron taking flight at Bombay Hook on March 17.

Blue Skies at Bombay Hook

Patricia Sterling of Wyoming took this photo called “Blue Skies” at Bombay Hook on Jan. 24.

Northern Harrier at Bombay Hook

Jim Webster of Dover shot this photo of a Northern Harrier at Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge on Dec. 15, 2019.

Fox at Bombay Hook

Todd Reuben of Smyrna took this photo on Sept. 26 at Bombay Hook. This fox was spotted at the Shearness Pool around sunset (6:26 p.m). To contribute your scenic photos of our area, email newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you […]