Highway Closure: Refuge Inaccessible
High water has caused IDOT to close IL Hwy 78/97, used to access Emiquon National Wildlife Refuge.
Beautiful but Toxic
Multiple generations of monarchs will be produced this summer. But don’t confuse them with look-alikes!
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
View bird counts performed on the Illinois River Refuges Complex.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2015