The refuge has announced the 2014 applications for the special deer hunt at Lost Mound within the Savanna District. Two managed deer hunts, one for youth (ages 10-15) and one for adults with disabilities (16 years and older), are conducted within designated Closed Areas of Lost Mound Unit. All hunters must be acco
Will Dilg was a Chicago advertising executive and an avid angler on the Upper Mississippi River. Angered by the destruction and disregard for the Upper Mississippi River, in 1922 he founded the Izaak Walton League and a year later he and the anglers, hunters, and other conservationists of this new group found
For Immediate Release Contact: Curt McMurl 507 494 6213July 1, 2014 The 4th of July is just around the corner. If you are heading to the Mississippi River for a boating or camping trip, just a reminder – no fireworks are allowed on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge because of their disturbance to wildlife as well as the litter they leave behind.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jim Nissen (608) 779-2385 May 29, 2014
Ames Construction, Inc., general contractor on the I-90/Dresbach Bridge and Approach Roadway Interchange Project, is scheduled to resume offloading the large stockpile of sand on Dakota Island this week.
For immediate Release Contact: Ed Britton, Savanna District 815-273-2732 ext. 111
The refuge will host a series of four information sessions to share the results of research demonstrating the relationship between lead ammunition and lead exposure in bald eagles.
Information sessions will be held on:June 10, 2014 – Thomson, Illinois from 6:00-8:00 p.m.Refuge Visitor Center, 7071 Riverview Road, Thomson, IL 61285June 12, 2014 - Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin from 6:00-8:00 p.m.Community Center, 214 East Blackhawk Avenue, Prairie du Chien, WI 53821June 18, 2014 - Winona, Minnesota from 6:00-8:00 p.m.Winona Historical Society, 160 Jackson Street, Winona, MN 55987June 19, 2014 - Onalaska, Wisconsin from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Refuge Visitor Center, N5727 County Road Z, Onalaska, WI 54650.
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