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  • BRWCA easement photo, Brian Ferguson

    New Unit of Refuge System!

    Utah Family Land Donation Establishes Bear River Watershed Conservation Area, a new unit of the National Wildlife Refuge System.

    Press Release

  • News Story Good 4 Utah

    On the Road with Good 4 Utah

    Good 4 Utah Road Tour came to our Refuge a couple weeks ago!

    Watch the story!

  • Youngsters using the Jr. Ranger Backpacks

    Junior Ranger Fun

    Summer is a great time to explore using our Junior Ranger backpacks. Ask at the Front Desk

    Just For Kids

  • Dan Nelson's NEXT GENERATION, Fan Favorite photo of Western Grebes

    Summer Season

    Summer is here and so are the birds! Shorebirds, grebes, swallows and many more.

  • Ron Welker Monarch Ladybug on Sunflower

    2016 Photo Contest

    Time to starting taking photos for our 2016 Photography Contest. 2015 Best of Show by Ron Welker, “Monarch & Ladybug on Sunflower”

    Learn more here

Animal Migrations

Pelicans on the Move

American while pelican- web

Last year we partnered with UT DWR to tag American white pelicans with solar-powered GPS transmitters. Follow their spring migration.

Migration Map

Our Friends are Social

Our Friends are Social

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Friends of Bear River Refuge are on Facebook. Join the conversation today.

Friends Facebook Page

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Important Things to Know

Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2016
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