Some of the various duties performed by volunteers are staffing the Visitor Center, leading interpretive walks, providing environmental programs for school groups, conducting surveys and and monitoring water quality, doing GIS, photography and videography, and performing maintenance activities. In 2010, approximately 470 volunteers donated nearly 14,000 hours to the refuge -- that's the equivalent of a little more than six full time staff.
The following is a list of the accomplishments over the last couple of years -- work done by the dedicated volunteers who help make Wichita Mountains the amazing refuge that it is!
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Their songs are derived from a large syllable repertoire, an order of magnitude greater than that of other vireos.