Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge is a great place to view and
photograph a variety of wildlife, including waterfowl, cranes, deer, amphibians
During the winter, the refuge is home to thousands of Sandhill
cranes and a small number of Whooping cranes.
Tens of thousands of ducks and geese also winter here and can be seen
throughout the refuge. The fall and spring migrations bring numerous songbirds
and wading birds to the refuge.