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    Stillwater Refuge is For The Birds!

    Stillwater NWR is a great place to see and hear thousands of wading and shore birds during Spring migration.

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    Milkweed for Monarchs!

    Showy milkweed is native to NV, and is vital to Monarch butterfly survival. Please don't spray or pull these plants - pollinators need them!

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    Reptiles on the Refuge

    Reptiles are common at the refuge - look close, but watch where you put your hands!

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    The Desert Dry

    Water levels in refuge wetlands will drop as the summer heat rises.

Stillwater NWR Hunt Program

Stillwater NWR Hunt Information

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Waterfowl season is October through January each year. Hunting for big and upland game is allowed in-season only. Check NV state regulations.

NV Hunt Regulation brochures

About the Complex

Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex

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The Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex is composed of Anaho Island NWR, Fallon NWR and Stillwater NWR in of north-central Nevada.

Stillwater is managed as part of the Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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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Stillwater NWR: An Oasis in the Desert

Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jul 21, 2015
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