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Please visit Pablo National Wildlife Refuge.

About the Complex

National Bison Range Complex

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Four National Wildlife Refuges and a Wetland Management District are located in the Flathead, Mission and Pleasant Valleys. Find more information about the Complex at the link below.

Pablo is managed as part of the National Bison Range Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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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What's Happening

Current Access

The brilliant blue waters reflect the sky in one of the side ponds of Pablo National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Luther Goldman, USFWS

It is now spring season at Pablo National Wildlife Refuge and the refuge is open for public use. Visitors may bird watch and take photographs at Pablo NWR. Remember, the southern and western edges of Pablo NWR are designated a Migratory Bird Sanctuary and are closed year round to all public use. Check the Rules and Regulations page as well as the Public Use Opportunities pamphlet (link below) for opening and closing dates and a map showing access points and restricted areas.

Public Use Opportunities Pamphlet
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 05, 2014
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