Eagle Day February 13th
On Saturday, Feb. 13, 10am-3pm, the Bear River Refuge will host family-friendly activities to celebrate an American icon—the Bald Eagle.
Eagle Day Flyer
Calling Young Wildlife Artists
The Junior Duck Stamp Art Competition is now open. Students in grades K-12 draw your best waterfowl and submit it before March 16th.
Learn more about the Junior Duck Stamp
Upcoming Event Days
Mark your calendars! Our annual Saturday Refuge Event Days are coming!
Upcoming Event Days 2016
2015 Photo Contest Entries
We received many great entries this year. Including Best of Show by Ron Welker, “Monarch & Ladybug on Sunflower” View them all on Flickr
Calling all Volunteers
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge is looking for YOU!
Changes to Wildlife Education Center Hours
Due to a current staffing shortage, the Wildlife Education Center will be reducing its hours starting January 5th. Wildlife Education Center Closure
Check out some photos from around the Refuge in this collection on Flickr!Around the Refuge
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
Important Things to Know
Refuge water and road conditions can change frequently due to weather and management. Check conditions before you visit with the link below.Road & Water Conditions
Want to know what birds are being seen on the Refuge? Click the link below for the most recent eBird sightings and Refuge surveys.Bird Sightings
If you are one of the more than 2 million people that live along Utah’s Wasatch Front, come on over to your neighborhood Refuge. Our Wildlife Education Center is open Monday-Saturday and our Auto Tour Loop is open every day from sunrise to sunset.America's Gateway to Nature- short film
Bear River has several priority bird species dependent on the wetland habitats of the Refuge and the Great Salt Lake such as Cinnamon teal, White-faced ibis and Franklin's gulls.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Feb 04, 2016