The Guam National Wildlife Refuge no longer will be open seven days a week. Beginning Monday, the Ritidan unit of the refuge will be open to the public Wednesday through Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Entrance to the refuge is free of charge.
The refuge also will be closed on days the National Weather Service issues a high surf advisory for the safety of swimmers, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
The refuge is home to native plants and animals including endangered species such as the Mariana fruit bat, green sea turtle and the Serianthes nelsonii tree.
The refuge also offers tours to help visitors learn more about the important cultural resources that can be found on site.