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Coldwater River
National Wildlife Refuge


2776 Sunset Drive
(mailing address)
Grenada, MS   38901
E-mail: Eva_Kristofik@fws.gov
Phone Number: (662) 226-8286
Visit the Refuge's Web Site:
http://www.fws.gov/dahomey/coldwaterriver/
Coldwater River NWR hosts a variety of shorebirds as they migrate south during fall migration.
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Fishing
Fishing is permitted in the levee borrow pits along the western boundary of the refuge. The refuge is closed to public access to avoid disturbance to migrating waterfowl and shorebirds.

Wildlife Observation
Using binoculars, waterfowl, shorebirds and wading birds can be observed along the Corps of engineers levee along the eastern boundary of the refuge and waterfowl and grassland birds can be observed along the gravel road on the western boundary. There is no road access to the internal portion of the refuge.




 
 
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