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Huron
National Wildlife Refuge


aerial view of the refuge

Lake Superior, MI   
E-mail: huron@fws.gov
Phone Number: 906-586-9851
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/refuge/huron/
The remoteness and primitive quality of the refuge's islands have earned them the designation of a Wilderness Area.
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  History
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A lighthouse was built on West Huron Island in 1868 and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The islands were designated as wilderness in the Omnibus Wilderness Act of 1970 (P.L. 91-504).

 
 
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