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National Wildlife Refuges in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
Harbor Island, Huron, Michigan Islands and Seney National Wildlife Refuges (NWR) are managed by Seney NWR in Seney, Michigan.
Seney NWR is also responsible for the management of the Kirtland's Warbler Wildlife Management Area in the upper portion of Michigan's Lower Peninsula.Learn more about the refuges
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.
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The Great Lakes Islands National Wildlife Refuge's Comprehensive Conservation Plan was completed in 2013. Huron National Wildlife Refuge is just one of the refuge's outlined in this plan which will help guide the management of the islands for the next 15 years.Learn more about the plan.
Wildflowers like this bluebead are abundant at Huron National Wildlife Refuge in the spring. Later, brilliant blue berries will replace these delicate yellow blossoms.
Page Photo Credits Huron National Wildlife Refuge - Sara Giles/USFWS, Yellow Warbler - © Keith Perish, Herring Gulls - Sara Giles/USFWS, Bluebead Wildflower - Sara Giles/USFWS
Last Updated: Nov 06, 2015