Surviving the Winter
Our monarchs are wintering in Mexico. January is the most hazardous month for them, so send warm wishes as they weather the winter storms.
A Positive Prediction for the Spring
See the latest activities, events, and conservation work of the National Wildlife Refuge System.
Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds
Join us for the
Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds May 19-22, 2016. Birdwatching tours, workshops,
presentations and more!
GMGT EA out for public comment
DLWMD GMGT EA is available for public comment for 30 days.
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
Federal Duck Stamps are a vital tool for wetland conservation. Ninety-eight cents out of every dollar generated by the sale of Federal Duck Stamps goes directly to purchase or lease wetland habitat for protection in the National Wildlife Refuge System.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2015