Temporary Closing: Wildlife Drive
The auto tour route will be closed Sept. 8 through Oct. 4 for Pool 1A dike repairs. The Refuge Open House, Wild Goose Chase and Youth..
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Wild Goose Chase 2014
This 5K run/walk event features the best of both worlds with both road and natural trails that venture through the Refuge.
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Shiawassee NWR Deer Hunt
The 2014 Refuge Deer Hunt is September 20th - January 1st, 2015. The application process has now opened.
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Wildlife Drive Hours
Be added to the hundreds who have enjoyed our Wildlife Drive this Summer. This Auto Tour stretches 6.5 Miles throughout the refuge.
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Recent Bird Sightings
As a designated Saginaw Bay Birding Trail destination, birders can rely on our updated eBird sightings when planning their next visit.
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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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Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge is a critical migration stopover site for waterfowl.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Aug 19, 2014