In The Community


Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge supports surrounding communities in many ways.

Nature Tourism:
Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge offers some of excellent opportunities to see and enjoy wildlife. Visitors from across the United States and several foreign countries come here to enjoy the wildlife watching and scenery. Many of these visitors stop in nearby communities to fill their tanks with gasoline or eat a good meal and some stay in nearby hotels. The refuge promotes surrounding communities and encourages visitors to enjoy the many services and opportunities offered nearby.

Helpful Information
National Survey of Fishing, Hunting, and Wildlife-Associated Recreation (2011)
Home Values of Proximity to National Wildlife Refuges (2012)