Grape Island, just north of St. Marys in Pleasants County, is one of 22 islands making up the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge. Photo courtesy Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge
Refuge Manager Glenn Klingler and Assistant Manager Sarah Siekierski lead a group from a West Virginia Highlands Conservancy to a site overlooking Buckley Island near the refuge's headquarters building at Williamstown.
The refuge's administration building and visitor center near Williamstown in Wood County is the headquarters for managing the 362-mile-long island chain. Photo courtesy Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge