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Features

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    Insects

    Fish Springs National Wildlife Refuge has many interesting insects to enjoy.

  • Pony Express Plaque

    History

    The Pony Express and other historic routes passed through Fish Springs

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    Bird Watching

    298 species of birds have been recorded here. Pick up your bird checklist at the Refuge.

  • Wildflowers

    Wildflowers

    A wet spring will produce many varieties of wildflowers.

  • Desert scenery

    Desert Scenery

    The barren hills of the west desert have very interesting geomorphology.

Priority Species

Priority Species

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Fish Springs NWR is in the process of developing priority species as part of its Habitat Management Plan.

Priority Species

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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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Visitor Opportunities

Popular Activities on the Refuge

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Spring and Fall offer peak birding times. The Refuge is noted as a place of unusual bird sightings.

Popular Visitor Activities
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2014
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