Youth, ages 11-15 years old, learn waterfowl hunting, ecology and become firearms certified through attending Young Waterfolwers Program.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Journal
See the latest activities, events and conservation work from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Small Wetlands Program
Since its creation more than 50 years ago, this program protects nearly 3 million acres of land as Waterfowl Production Areas.
Federal Duck Stamp
Funds from the sale of Federal Duck Stamps permanently protect habitat on the district.
About the NWRS
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
Take a walk at one of the district's waterfowl production areas and enjoy beautiful prairie wildflowers.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2014