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The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge is one of more than 566 National Wildlife Refuges spanning approximately 100 million acres of lands and 750 million acres of oceans in the United States

The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge office may be reached by traveling two miles north of Ravinia, South Dakota and then one and one-half miles west. 

Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge office is closed on all national holidays.    

Lake Andes NWR Complex 

Headquarters Address:   
38672 291st Street 
Lake Andes, SD

Phone: 605-487-7603
Fax: 605-487-7604 

Project Leader:   
Mike Bryant



 The Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge Complex consists of three units: the Lake Andes National Wildlife RefugeKarl E. Mundt National Wildlife Refuge and the Lake Andes Wetland Management District. The complex lies within the Plains and Prairie Pothole Region, an ecological treasure of biological importance for wildlife, particularly waterfowl and other migratory birds. The Complex manages lands located within Aurora, Bon Homme, Brule, Charles Mix, Clay, Davison, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson, Lincoln, Turner, Union and Yankton counties in southeastern South Dakota.