National Wildlife Refuge System

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2015 Stories

For Plant Watchers, Timing is Everything

Happy Birthday Ankeny Refuge!

Fee Free Days for 2015

Dungeness Refuge Centennial

2014 Stories

Senate Vote to Increase Duck Stamp Fee is a Win for Wildlife

Refuges among Smithsonian Best for Bird Migrations
Snow goose, Salton Sea Refuge, CA, by B. Gracey

Louisiana's Red River Gets a Boost

Delmarva Fox Squirrel Less Threatened

Where is Your Favorite Refuge?

Make Way for Ducks

State of the Birds 2014

More Urban Conservation Opportunities

Celebrate 50 Years of Wilderness!

Happy Anniversary!

First Urban Refuge in Southwest Officially Complete

Bringing Back the Wood Stork

Where is Your Favorite Refuge?

Precautions Prevent Large Fire at California Refuge

Fire at Kenai

Restoring Nature to City Living

Record Number of Crane Chicks at Necedah Refuge, WI

Refuge Jobs for Young People

Pee Dee Refuge, NC, Celebrates 50 Years

Keeping America's Duck Factory Going

2 Sisters, 1 Goal: 460 Refuges

Lake Sammamish, WA: Healthy Fish, Healthy People

Fostering a Connection to Nature in Providence, RI

Happy 50th Anniversary Toppenish Refuge, WA!

Speeding Wildlife Recovery

Restoring Habitat Also Creates Jobs

Impacts at Texas Oil Spill

First Annual National Fire Safety Award to Rocky Chesser

Modern Technology on Historic Refuge

William L. Finley Refuge Celebrates 75 years

Funds to Enhance Migratory Bird Habitat

Fighting Weeds to Save Seabirds

Necedah Refuge Wisconsin

More Outdoor Opportunities for City Kids

Happy 75th Birthday Carolina Sandhills Refuge, SC

Recycling Christmas Trees at Bayou Sauvage Refuge

Conserving Coastal Wetlands and Wildlife

"A New Short-tailed Albatross Chick"

Coming in for a Landing

Congratulations Realty Award Winners

2014 Fee Free Days on Refuges

2013 Stories

Dec 28 is 40th Anniversary of Endangered Species Act

Two Refuges Earn Greening Awards

Sand to Save a Butterfly

Watch Wisdom Lay Her Egg!

Study Reveals Low Rate of Frog Abnormalities on Refuges

Canada Lynx Coming Back to Vermont

Visitor Center for Detroit River Refuge

Wild Walks for Thanksgiving

Safe! Eagle Nest at Tualatin River Refuge, OR

Tufted Puffins Are Back!

Rebuilding After Hurricane Sandy



A Whimbrel Named Hope

Last updated: March 10, 2015