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    Missing the Monarchs?

    While many monarchs head to Mexico for the winter, others overwinter in Texas, California, or Florida.

    Save the Monarch

  • Refuge Gallery

    Field Notes

    See the latest news, events and conservation efforts of the National Wildlife Refuge System.

    Field Notes

  • Prairie Chicken

    Prairie Chicken Blind

    Reserve your time in a blind to experience the spectacular song and dance of the prairie chicken.

    Reservations through Crookston Chamber

  • Glacial Ridge: A Prairie Reborn

    A Prairie Reborn

    Lead by The Nature Conservancy, numerous partners came together to complete the largest prairie-wetland restoration in U.S. history.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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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Last Updated: Nov 06, 2015
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