Monarch butterflies are returning to our region in search of milkweed to lay their eggs on. Keep a sharp eye out and you might just see one!
Welcome Home Monarchs
See Horicon Complex Manager Steve Lenz's column.
Wisconsin Refuge Lands
Map of Refuge, Wetland Management Districts and other USFWS offices.
The 2014 Fire Season
Results: 14 prescribed fires, 1,080 acres; and six wildfires, 57 acres. See archive below.
About the Complex
Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, Leopold Wetland Management District
Leopold is managed as part of the Horicon Leopold 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
A colorful bird in grassland habitat, bobolinks are the only American bird that is black underneath and white on the back.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 20, 2015