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    Stop and Smell the Flowers

    Adult monarch butterflies drink nectar from many kinds of flowers. Caterpillars only eat milkweed.

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    Check out our Facebook page to stay up to date on what is happening at the refuge!

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    Get Involved!

    Join the Friends of Port Louisa NWR to get involved with activities on the refuge.

    Friends of Port Louisa NWR


New Bird Checklist


Port Louisa NWR provides habitat for a variety of bird species throughout the seasons. Check out a new bird checklist for refuge!

Port Louisa NWR Bird Checklist

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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Keithsburg Division Habitat Restoration Project


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are developing a plan to restore and enhance the Keithsburg Division. The project goal is to improve habitat conditions on the 1,400 acre Division for migratory birds.

Keithsburg Habitat Project Details
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2016


  • Spring Bird Festival: Spread Your Wings!

    bird_festival150x119May 07, 2016

    All are welcome at this free event celebrating migratory birds on the refuge!

    Spring Bird Festival
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