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  • October Monarch 2

    Surviving the Winter

    Our monarchs are wintering in Mexico. January is the most hazardous month for them, so send warm wishes as they weather the winter storms.

    A Positive Prediction for the Spring

  • Sandhill Cranes

    Refuge Bird Counts

    Weekly bird counts are performed on Delair Division of the Great River National Wildlife Refuge to monitor migration and refuge use.

    Click here to view the latest count

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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.

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2016
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