Waterfowl Production Areas
WPAs are an important part of the Charles M. Russell Wetland Management District and the National Wildlife Refuge System
Charles M. Russell NWR
The CMR Wetland Management District and the CMR Complex are managed by the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge.
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About the NWRS
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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The interface where sagebrush and wetland ecosystems merge provides a unique habitat transition and can be seen throughout the district.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015