• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

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  • BIB Campground Rehabilitation begins March 17, 2014

    A project to repair the facilities and rebuild the eroded shoreline in the Bird Island Basin Campground will begin March 17, 2014. Minor disruptions in the immediate area may occur. Please note that none of the work should affect the use of the boat ramp.

  • North Beach is open, South Beach will open at 8 am 4/5/2014

    The oil-covered materials on the beach have been removed, and clean-up is nearly complete. The North Beach portion of the park is open to driving as of 11:50 am on 4/4/2014. The South Beach portion will open to driving at 8 am on 4/5/2014.

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Pearly Crescentspot
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Common Checkered Skipper
Common Checkered Skipper
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Grape Leaf Skeletonizer Moth
Grape Leaf Skeletonizer Moth
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Red Admiral
Red Admiral
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Great Southern White
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Gulf Fritillary
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Funereal Duskywing
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Painted Lady
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Pipevine Swallowtail
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