Interested in Conservation?
Interested in volunteering? The refuge works with the Friends of Dahomey, Inc. and other volunteers to maintain the butterfly garden and complete other wildlife habitat projects. For more information, contact the refuge manager at (662)226-8286.Get Involved
About the Complex
The North Mississippi Refuges Complex consists of Dahomey, Tallahatchie, and Coldwater River National Wildlife Refuges.
Dahomey is managed as part of the North Mississippi Refuges 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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It takes more than one...
The Friends of Dahomey National Wildlife Refuge, Inc. is a non-profit organization that supports the mission of the refuge, as well as hosting events and helping with activities. Learn more
Easily identified by their solid yellow body and gray wings, this bird is a common sight at the refuge during the summer.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Blue-Winged Teal by L. Pace
Last Updated: Jan 17, 2014