Keep an eye out for emerging milkweed. This is the only plant monarch caterpillars will eat, so consider this while planning your garden.
Milkweed Seed Finder
YCC Application Available
Applications for the Youth Conservation Corps positions should be received at the refuge office by 4 PM on April 29th, 2015.
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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
Grasslands and wet meadows provide important habitat for many wildlife species of concern, including the sedge wren.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 24, 2015
Spring Wildflower HikeApril 30, 2015
Join us for a guided evening walk on the nature trail down the forested bluff to the bottomlands along Muscatine Slough.Spring Wildflower Hike
Spring Bird Festival: Meet a Bird!May 09, 2015
This festival will include a variety of free activities and is open to all ages! Spring Bird Festival: Meet A Bird!