Webb Wildlife Management Area

Webb Wildlife Management Area

Overview

Area name

Webb Wildlife Management Area

Area Location

From Tarboro, take US 321 north for approximately 5.8 miles to an intersection with Highway 119 in Garnett. Turn left onto Augusta Stage Coach Road, follow this road for about 2.5 miles then turn left onto the dirt road for the entrance of the Webb Wildlife Management Area.

Area Map

Access

Hours of Operation: daily, year-round, though there are scheduled hunting days in fall and spring. Pick up a map at the headquarter building once you enter the area (approximately 1.5 miles in).

Call (803)625-3569 for information about the hunting schedule.

Facilities

Background

The Webb Wildlife Management Area is largely pine forest, but also consists of farm fields, cypress swamp a few ponds. The best times to bird here are April through June.

Key Birds

Resident

Anhinga, Red-shouldered Hawk, Northern Bobwhite, Red-cockaded Woodpecker, Hairy Woodpecker, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Bachman’s Sparrow.

Summer

Wood Stork, Swallow-tailed Kite, Mississippi Kite, Purple Gallinule, Chuck-will’s-widow, Red-headed Woodpecker, Yellow-throated Vireo, Prothonotary Warbler, Swainson’s Warbler, Kentucky Warbler, Hooded Warbler, Yellow-breasted Chat, Summer Tanager, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting, Painted Bunting, Orchard Oriole.

Winter

American Black Duck, Hooded Merganser.