From tiny dragonflies to elk and bighorn sheep Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge is home to unique and amazing wildlife.
Native prairies give way to the rugged Missouri River Breaks and spectacular badlands. View the massive Fort Peck Lake from pine covered hills.
Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge, along with several partners, is collaring mountain lions on the refuge to learn more about this population.
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The refuge was named in recognition of this colorful western artist who often portrayed the refuge’s landscape in his paintings and whose conservation ethic was years ahead of his time.