Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge

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Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Map showing the location of Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge
Map showing the location of Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge
Location Charlotte County, Florida, USA
Nearest city Port Charlotte, Florida
Coordinates 26°46′20″N 82°11′30″W / 26.77222°N 82.19167°W / 26.77222; -82.19167Coordinates: 26°46′20″N 82°11′30″W / 26.77222°N 82.19167°W / 26.77222; -82.19167
Area 20 acres (81,000 m2)
Established October 23, 1908
Governing body US Fish & Wildlife Service

The Island Bay National Wildlife Refuge is part of the United States National Wildlife Refuge System, located in the Cape Haze area of Charlotte County. The 20-acre (81,000 m2) refuge was established on October 23, 1908.

The Island Bay Wilderness (which was established on October 23, 1970) covers the same area as the refuge.

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