Back Bay NWR will begin to issue night surf fishing permits for the Refuge Beach starting Wednesday, September 17. The permits will be good for the month of October only, excluding the Refuge/FCSP hunt dates, which are October 27-30 this year. All other terms remain the same, as does the permit fee of $35. One person - one permit. No guests permitted on any issued permit.

Permits will be available at out HQ building, 1324 Sandbridge Road, or here at the Visitor Station, 4005 Sandpiper Road between 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, (also on Saturday, but only at the Visitor Station).