Lake Zahl National Wildlife Refuge
The Lake Zahl National Wildlife Refuge is a 3,219 acre refuge located within the Crosby WMD.
About the Complex
The Lostwood WMD Complex, located in northwest North Dakota and northeast Montana, encompasses five ND and three MT counties. It is comprised of six National Wildlife Refuges and three WMD's.
Crosby WMD is managed as part of the Lostwood WMD Complex.
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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.
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There is currently a vast exploration of oil and natural gas development ongoing throughout the district.Learn More
The ruddy duck is a small, compact diving duck with a scoop-shaped bill and a stiff tail that is often cocked upward. It is a frequent visitor to the wetlands found in the Crosby Wetland Management District.
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Last Updated: May 01, 2014