|Bison call Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge home. Photo by USFWS|
Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge took an early lead and never looked back in winning a USA TODAY Reader’s Choice poll to pick the Best National Wildlife Refuge. Visitors from all over the country enjoy the Oklahoma refuge's diversity of wildlife, including bison, elk and deer, and of habitats, such as open mixed grass prairie, forest and rock outcroppings.
Congrats to Wichita Mountains, the other “10 Best” refuges and the other nominees.
None of the winners near you? Find a refuge close by at http://www.fws.gov/refuges/refugeLocatorMaps/index.html