There are Grazing Opportunities on the Morris Wetland Management District
Grazing permit bid forms are available for short-term
grazing (from one to two years depending on the unit), beginning in 2016 on the following Waterfowl
Production Area (WPA) locations within the Morris Wetland Management District:
Big Stone County:
Stegner WPA, T122-R46-S8 & S9 (125 acres);
Hawk Creek WPA, T117-R39-S36 (84 acres);
Lac qui Parle
County: Florida Creek WPA, T116-R45-S9 (40 acres); Hegland WPA
T119-R43-S4 (130 acres);
Glenwood WPA, T125-R37-S34 (124 acres);
Horton WPA, T123-R42-S22 (54 acres); Huebner WPA, T124-R42-S32 (37 acres);
Lamprecht WPA, T124-R43-S23 & S24 (180 acres); and Staples
WPA T123-R43-S14 (35 acres).
Hamann WPA, T122-R41-S29 (88 acres); Welker WPA, T122-R39-S5 (113 acres).
Deadline to apply is 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 30, 2015.
For bid forms, grazing plans, maps with
stocking rate, grazing periods, and fencing information, and
other pertinent documents, please visit our
website for downloadable files. The website address is http://www.fws.gov/refuge/morris_wmd
. If you
don’t have computer access you can stop in the office to
receive these documents. Our address is:
43875 230th St, Morris, MN 56267. If you have any questions
regarding this process, please feel free to
contact Karen Stettner or J.B. Bright at (320)-589-1001 or
email firstname.lastname@example.org .