Skip Navigation

 

Welcome to Washita!

Gate_150x200

Washita is one of more than 500 national wildlife refuges in the United States. Come to the refuge to enjoy wildlife-dependent recreation like nature walks, hunting and many fun programs for children and families.

Visit the refuge

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.

Learn more about the NWRS  

Follow NWRS Online

 

 

  • Explore and Enjoy Wildlife

    Thumb-Screech_150x118

    Wildlife depend on national wildlife refuges as places to rest, nest and feed. Washita is a great place to see a diversity of birds, including the thousands of geese that stop over on the refuge during their migration.

    Wildlife & Habitat
  • History of Washita

    McClureHouse_135x100

    This region is rich in history. Learn about the settlement of this area and how it shaped the landscape of today.

    Learn more
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.,

Deer herd / USFWS

,

McClure House / Dale Moore ©

Last Updated: Mar 12, 2014
Return to main navigation