Turkey Days Open House
The Visitor Center will be open November 28th & 29th. Turkey-themed family fun! Crafts, games and movies both days.
Turkey Day 2014 Flyer
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. As of 11/17 most of the hunt areas are frozen.
Prescribed Burn on Invasive Phragmites
We are planning a prescribed burn this fall on the wetland units near Perry, Utah. Burn date to be determined based on weather conditions.
Volunteer positions are now available!
Learn about birds and their habitats; get involved with wildlife conservation, & meet visitors. No experience necessary, training provided!
Learn more on our Volunteer Page
We are working with Weber State University to track the migratory movements of American Avocets. Full Website
We are seeking committed volunteers to fill the new Assistant Ranger-Naturalist position at our world-class wildlife education center.Volunteer Flyer
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
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: Nov 19, 2014