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National Wildlife Refuge System


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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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2014


  • International Migratory Bird Day at Chautauqua

    May 03, 2014 - May 03, 2014

    Come out and discover "Why Birds are Important" at Chautauqua Refuge! The auto tour and hands on activities run from 9 AM - 3 PM.

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