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    Stop and Smell the Flowers

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

    What should I plant?

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    Field Notes

    Showcasing the activities and accomplishments of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

    Field Notes

  • The Pelicans Are Here!

    Pelicans Aloft!

    Hundreds of pelicans have descended upon the refuge the last few weeks and they are spectacular!

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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jul 09, 2015


  • Restore Habitat! Restore Birds!

    Annual Bird FestivalMay 09, 2015

    Join Us, Saturday May 9, 2015 for our annual birding festival from 8 am to 1 pm.

    Bird Festival 2015
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