Kathi Stopher Wins National Award!
Congratulations to our own Visitor Services Manager, Kathi Stopher, recipient of the 2014 National Sense of Wonder Award!
Full story here
Volunteer Vignette: Gil and Alana
Refuge volunteer Gil Paquet also volunteers his time and home to train future service dogs. Amazing! Learn more.
Owl Day! January 10th 2015
Love Owls? Join us for owl day! Dissect owl pellets, owl crafts, displays & meet an owl from the Ogden Nature Center from 11 to 12:30!
Owl Day Flyer 2014
2014 Photo Contest Winners
We have announced our 7th Annual Photo Contest Winners! Best of Show: Baby Grebe, by J. Zaker
A quick link to the Refuge's Hunting page. Water conditions are good. Wetland units are starting to ice over.
Fun, educational and free! Join us for one or all of our events. Sponsored by The Friends of Bear River Refuge.See all the Events
We are working with Weber State University to track the migratory movements of American Avocets. Full Website
About the NWRS
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
Important Things to Know
The Auto Tour Loop is open sunrise to sunset every day!Holiday Hours 2014-2015
Refuge water and road conditions can change frequently due to weather and management. Check conditions before you visit with the link below.Road & Water Conditions
Want to know what birds are being seen on the Refuge? Click the link below for the most recent eBird sightings and Refuge surveys.Bird Sightings
Bear River has several priority bird species dependent on the wetland habitats of the Refuge and the Great Salt Lake such as Cinnamon teal, White-faced ibis and Franklin's gulls.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Dec 18, 2014