The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking public input on a proposal to establish a national wildlife refuge along the Pearl River in the Jackson, Mississippi, metropolitan area. (The first meeting was cancelled due to the government shutdown.) The public is invited to attend an open house to learn more about the refuge proposal and to provide their comments. This open house is scheduled for Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Flowood Public Library, 103 Winners Circle, in Flowood, Mississippi, 39232.