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    Enter our Refuge Coloring Contest!

    For our 70th Anniversary Celebration we are calling all kids for a coloring contest. Entries are due by Thursday, October 15th.

    Coloring Contest Sheets and Details

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    Look up your Quota Hunt Permit

    The 2015 Refuge Quota Hunts are drawn. If you didn't receive your email, you can look up and print your permit here.

    Permit Lookup Tool

  • Hands on learning at the refuge visitor center

    Explore the refuge with your students!

    The refuge has some great opportunities to assist teachers and youth leaders with environmental education, and we'd love to help.

    Visit our For Educators page to learn more!

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    Hunting and Fishing Opportunities Await!

    Hunting and fishing are popular activities on the refuge. The new 2015/2016 regulations are ready.

    Find hunting and fishing regulations here!

Just For Kids

Kids Corner!

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If you want to learn more about nature or wildlife, we've got just the place for you! Our "Just for Kids" page has information, games, and ways you can help wildlife at home.

Discover more here!

About the Complex

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge and Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge are two refuges managed under the same complex.

Tennessee is managed as part of the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge 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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Refuge Update

Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Oct 06, 2015


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