Conserving the Nature of America
Press Release
Rain Causes Flooding on Several Wildlife Refuges, Leading to Closures, Restricted Access

January 10, 2017

Contact(s):

Byrhonda Lyons, byrhonda_lyons@fws.gov, 916-978-4434



SACRAMENTO, Calif., --- Due to recent rain events, several hunting units are closed on wildlife refuges in California. The following refuges have restricted or closed hunting access on some wetland units until further notice:
 

 

Please contact your local wildlife refuge for more details regarding closures.

 

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service works with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. For more information about our work and the people who make it happen, visit https://www.fws.gov/cno/ or connect with us via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr.

 

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