Sundown at the Swamp

Great Dismal Swamp

The Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge is the largest intact remnant of a vast habitat that once covered more than one million acres of southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The 112,000-acre usfws refuge is home to forests, marsh land and Lake Drummond – one of only two natural lakes in Virginia. Photo of Lake Drummond at twilight courtesy of Tom Hamilton.