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Two Ponds
National Wildlife Refuge


A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee stands with several young students who are observing wildlife through binoculars.
9210 W. 80th Ave.
Arvada, CO   80003
E-mail: Seth_Beres@fws.gov
Phone Number: 303-289-0867
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/refuge/Two_Ponds/
People of all ages enjoy watching and learning about wildlife on refuges.
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  History
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Service biologists reviewed the area and were impressed with the remnant wildlife populations and educational potential of the site. The biologists recommended that the site and adjacent open space be included in the Regional Wetland Concept Plan and be acquired under authority of the Emergency Wetland Resource Act of 1986. By the end of 1991, Congress approved the funding required for the Service to begin acquisition and in May of 1992, Two Ponds was established as a National Wildlife Refuge.

 
 
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