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  • Deer in Woods

    Partial Refuge Closure for Deer Hunt

    December 5-6 there is a partial refuge closure due to Managed Deer Hunt. Call Refuge office for details (573-222-3589)

    Partial Refuge Closure Dates for Managed Deer Hunts

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    So Long For Now!

    Our monarch butterflies are headed south for the winter. But don’t worry-they’ll be back again next spring!

    So Long For Now

  • Fawn by Tree

    What to do with Baby Wildlife?

    When you come across baby wildlife, the best thing to do is let it be. Click the link below to learn more.

    More information on baby or injured wildlife

  • Visitor Center Open

    Mingo Visitor Center

    The Mingo Visitor Center is a great place to start your visit. The building is LEED certified.

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  • Getting Involved at Mingo NWR

    Mingo Swamp Friends

    Get involved with Mingo National Wildlife Refuge through the Mingo Swamp Friends.

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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 12, 2015
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