POSTED: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 3:47pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 8:12am
ALAMO, TEXAS (NEW CENTER 23) — The government shutdown will have an effect on birdwatchers as well.
The Santa Ana Wildlife Refuge in Alamo is closed. Several park rangers left the property that hugs the border with Mexico. A sign outfront explained to would-be visitors why they couldn't enter.