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.
Birds really are amazing creatures! You can see birds in Antarctica, and you can even see birds in some of the hottest deserts in the world. From forests to the mall, birds are in your world!
At this site you can play some games about birds or learn some cool new things about these flighty creatures. You may even be interested in attracting birds to your home so you can watch them from your window or in your own backyard.
Did You Know?
Although Padre Nicolas Balli established the first permanent settlement on the island, the island was previously owned by his father and his grandfather, who obtained the original grant from the Spanish crown. More...