Spring is Sharp-Tail Season
We are locating leks now and blinds are being placed. Make your reservations to use a blind soon.
It's spring and the spring migration of waterfowl has started.
You can view a variety of wildlife at your nearest National Wildlife Refuge.
Potholes and Prairie Birding Festival
Don't miss the 12th Annual Potholes and Prairie Birding Festival, June 11-15, 2014 in Carrington, ND
About the Complex
Complex headquarters is located near Pingree, North Dakota.
Arrowwood is managed as part of the Arrowwood Complex.
Learn more about the complex
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
Learn more about the NWRS
Items of Interest
- October 03, 2011
Pollinators are nearly as important as sunlight, soil and water to reproductive success of over 75% of the world's flowering plants. For more information click here
- March 24, 2014
A coalition of conservation organizations has launched a coordinated, partner-driven “Prairies Conservation Campaign” to bring public attention to the dramatic conversion of grasslands and wetlands to cropland in one of America’s last intact grassland ecosystems – the prairie pothole region.Learn More
Sharp-tailed grouse on breeding lek.
Sharp-tailed grouse congregate on their leks every year for courtship and breeding rituals.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 29, 2014