Nantucket National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), though diminutive in size, is an
important part of a larger area aptly named Great Point. It has great value to
the wildlife that uses its beaches, from coastal birds including piping plovers and
Jim McCuag oral history interview as conducted by John Cornely. Note that Mr. McCuag is a retiree of the Canadian Wildlife Service, as well as being the Canadian director of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan.