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    Auto Tour

    Begin the route at the Refuge Headquarters' kiosk and look for these woodpecker Auto Tour signs along the route.

    Auto Tour

  • Color on the Wing

    Color on the Wing

    Butterflies seem to float effortlessly through the air!


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    Flames and Fire

    Fire helps to maintain healthy forests.

    Fire Management

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    Get a magifying glass and take time to discover the beauty in flowers


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    Western Pearlshell Mussel

    Do you know how long mussels live?

    Western Pearlshell Mussel

Photo Contest

Photo Contest

Photo Contest

Calling all photographers- the Friends of LPO amateur photo contest is in progress so submit your photos.

Visit the contest website

About the Complex

Inland Northwest Complex

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There are three refuges in the Inland Northwest Complex.

Little Pend Oreille is managed as part of the Inland Northwest Complex.

Learn more about the complex 

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.

Learn more about the NWRS  

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 02, 2016
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