|The bison rut is under way at National Bison Range, a national wildlife refuge in Montana. Turn off your car engine and you can hear the bulls grunt and bellow.|
|Credit: Eugene Beckes|
Wild Angles: News From the National Wildlife Refuge SystemNews for August - November 2014 RSS
Don’t Let Summer Fly ByWithout a Visit to a National Wildlife Refuge
Make the most of summer. Visit a national wildlife refuge and discover what this natural oasis can offer you. Unwind. Bring your family or friends. Sample great hiking or kayaking or fishing. Try a bird walk. Or choose from lots of other free events. Learn how plants and animals help one another, how scientists track monarch butterfly migration, how to make your yard a hangout for birds.
Come away wowed. Visit a refuge and learn how the Refuge System is protecting your natural heritage.
The National Wildlife Refuge System protects wildlife and wildlife habitat on more than 150 million acres of land and water from the Caribbean to the Pacific, Maine to Alaska. Refuges also improve human health, provide outdoor recreation and support local economies. Visit our home page at www.fws.gov/refuges. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service works with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. For more information, visit www.fws.gov, or connect with us through any of these social media channels:
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