National Wildlife Refuge System
Midwest Region

National Wildlife Refuges and Wetland Management Districts welcome people from all walks of life to learn about wildlife and the special places they call home. Where appropriate, people come to these wild places for respite and adventure, whether it be for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, interpretation, environmental education or photography. See you soon!

Hackmatack NWRTamarac NWRMinnesota Valley NWRBig Stone NWRIowa WMD Middle Mississippi River NWR Crab Orchard NWR Cypress Creek NWR Chautauqua NWR Emiquon NWR Meredosia NWR Two Rivers NWR Great River NWR Clarence Cannon NWR Squaw Creek NWR Swan Lake NWR Big Muddy NWR Pilot Knob NWR Mingo NWR Ozark Cavefish NWR Big Oaks NWR Muscatatuck NWR Patoka River NWR Upper Mississippi River NWFR Boyer Chute NWR DeSoto NWR Port Louisa NWR Neal Smith NWR Upper Mississippi River NWFR Driftless Area NWR Union Slough NWR Ottawa NWR Cedar Point NWR West Sister Island NWR Detroit River IWR Michigan WMD Shiawassee NWR Kirtland's Warbler WMA Michigan Islands NWR Michigan Islands NWR Harbor Island NWR Michigan Islands NWR Seney NWR Huron NWR Green Bay NWR Gravel Island NWR Fox River NWR Horicon NWR Leopold WMD Necedah NWR Upper Mississippi River NWFR Trempealeau NWR Whittlesey Creek NWR St. Croix WMD Upper Mississippi River NWFR Rice Lake NWR Mille Lacs NWR Crane Meadows NWR Sherburne NWR Litchfield WMD Minnesota Valley NWR Windom WMD Big Stone WMD Northern Tallgrass Prairie Morris WMD Fergus Falls WMD Detroit Lakes WMD Hamden Slough NWR Tamarac NWR Rydell NWR Glacial Ridge NWR Agassiz NWR

National Wildlife Refuges and Wetland Management Districts by State










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Last updated: December 20, 2017