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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

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    Old Cedar construction updates

    Trails and the parking lot at Old Cedar will be closed Aug. 10-Oct. 16.

    Click here for more information

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    Refuge Seeking Public Comment

    The refuge is seeking seeking public comment in granting a Right-of-Way for Hennepin County to expand Highway 61 (Flying Cloud Drive).

    View the Environmental Assessment Scoping Document

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: Sep 30, 2015
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