Fun on Wildlife Refuges

National Wildlife Refuge Week 2015
National Refuge Week 2015
Nature moves us. What better time to celebrate that connection with the natural world than National Wildlife Refuge Week in October.
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Fall Brings a Stir to Refuges
Alaska Cabins
A bull moose emerges from the autumn woods at Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge in Wyoming. Read more...
Credit: Tom Koerner/USFWS

Ice Fishing on Refuges
Winter fishing is a tradition in many parts of the country. Find the refuges where you can give it a try.
Credit: Carmen Field

"Dragonflying" on Refuges Takes Off
These dragonflies were seen at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, NM. Read more...
Credit: Tom MacKenzie, USFWS

Eight Wild Facts About Wild Turkeys
So you thought there was nothing to know about turkeys except whether you liked drumsticks or white meat. Think again.
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Great day fishing
A youngster discovers the excitement of catching a fish, with encouragement from a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service staffer. Read more...
Credit: Roger Baker/USFWS

Morel Picking
A happy picker shows off her haul of freshly harvested morels at DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge in Iowa. Read More...
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Touring Lighthouses
Touring Lighthouse
Assateague Lighthouse, surrounded by Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge in Virginia, is popular with tourists for its history, abundant wildlife and rich refuge lore.
Credit: Robert Wilson

A young cyclist sneaks a peak back at the trail behind her at J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge in Florida. Read More...
Credit: Steve Hillebrand/USFWS