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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.

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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.

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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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Refuge Update

  • New Road Opens at Duck River Bottoms

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    Come out to the heart of the Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge at Duck River Bottoms to see the waterfowl that are stopping in for a bite to eat and a place to rest! This newly paved road leads to Pintail Point, an observation deck overlooking the bottoms, and the Duck River Unit office.

  • Field Trip Opportunities Abound on the Refuge!

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    Schools are back in session and the refuge is the perfect place for your students to learn about the outdoor world. Field trips here are free and easy to arrange for all age groups. All our programs are correlated to state and CORE standards.

    See our Educators page for field trip information!
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Nov 24, 2015
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