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  • Dan Nelson's NEXT GENERATION, Fan Favorite photo of Western Grebes

    Summer Season

    Summer is here and so are the birds! Shorebirds, grebes, swallows and many more.

  • Ron Welker Monarch Ladybug on Sunflower

    2016 Photo Contest

    Time to starting taking photos for our 2016 Photography Contest. 2015 Best of Show by Ron Welker, “Monarch & Ladybug on Sunflower”

    Learn more here

  • Utah Junior Duck Stamp BOS Brad Gray

    2016 Utah Junior Duck Stamp Winner

    The 2016 Utah Best of Show goes to Brad Gray, age 17, with a pair of Canada geese titled, "Holiday Honkers". Thank you to all the artists!

    Learn more about the Junior Duck Stamp

  • Two photos of Bob Ebeling, 2012 Refuge Volunteer of the Year (small)

    The Refuge loses a dear Friend

    We have lost a great friend with Bob Ebeling's passing. More than 27 years of volunteering, Bob helped restore the Refuge to greatness.

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    Calling all Volunteers

    Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge is looking for YOU!

    Volunteering

Animal Migrations

Pelicans on the Move

American while pelican- web

Last year we partnered with UT DWR to tag American white pelicans with solar-powered GPS transmitters. Follow their spring migration.

Migration Map

Changes to Wildlife Education Center Hours

New Wildlife Education Center Hours

Next Generation by Dan Nelson (Thumbnail)

Due to a current staffing shortage, the Wildlife Education Center will be reducing its hours starting January 5th.

Wildlife Education Center Closure

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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.

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 25, 2016
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