Park Phone issues
The visitor center main phone line and fax line are not working. To reach the park visitor center, call (361) 949-8069. Fax to (361) 949-7091, Attention: Visitor Center. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Bird Island Basin Campground rehabilitation starts August 18, 2014
The second part of a project to repair facilities and rebuild eroded shoreline at Bird Island Basin Campground begins August 18. Minor disruptions of activities in the immediate area may occur. None of the work should affect use of the boat ramp.
The following frogs have been documented within the National Seashore. Note this list may not be all-inclusive.
Rio Grande Leopard Frog - Rana Berlandieri
The following toads have been documented within the National Seashore. Note this list may not be all-inclusive.
GulfCoast Toad - Bufo valliceps
Texas Toad - Bufo speciosus
Great Plains Narrowmouth Toad- Gastrophryne Olivacea
Did You Know?
The white-tailed deer on the island are not considered the island's largest native mammal because they are believed to come across the Laguna Madre from the mainland. Coyotes are considered the island's largest native mammal. More...