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    Bird Banding Demonstrations and Bird Walk

    Have you ever wondered how researchers band the little legs on song birds? Now is your chance to learn!
    Join us at the Interpretive Trail at  Goose Island County Park, La Crosse, Wisconsin off of HWY 35. 
    Saturday April 30th, 2016, Live Bird Banding Demonstrations: 6:30am – 10:30am, Bird Walk: 7:30am – 8:30am

    Explore Refuge on a Guided Tour
    Golf Cart Tours of the Refuge. The tours are free and open to all ages. Trips are the 1st & 3rd Thursday and the 3rd Saturday of every month from May through September.

    The Golf Cart will leave promptly at 8 a.m. from the Ingersoll Wetlands Learning Center located at 7071 Riverview Rd, Thomson, IL and will return at 10 a.m. Participants are asked to arrive at 7:45 am. Registration is required and seating is limited.
    Bird Banding Demonstrations and Bird Walk

    Celebrate the arrival of spring by joining us on Saturday April 30th for a bird walk through the forest and bird banding demonstrations.

    Improved Boater Access at Cold Springs Landing

    The McGregor District of the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) recently partnered with the Friends of Pool 9 to complete a dredging project at the Cold Springs Landing.

    Prescribed Burns Planned to Improve Refuge Habitat

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is planning on conducting prescribed burns this spring and fall on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge in the Onalaska, WI. area. 

    Chippewa River Draft EA

     March 31, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mary Stefanski (507) 494-6229 NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY: Draft Environmental Assessment; Development of a Water Trail on the Chippewa River and within the Nelson-Trevino Bottoms, Buffalo County, WI, Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, US Fish and Wildlife Service.

Last Updated: Apr 01, 2016
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