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    • Steamboat Bertrand Anniversary Program

      Bertrand Sinking Painting

      Commemorate the anniversary of the sinking of the Steamboat Bertrand on April 1st & 2nd at DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge. Sunk on April 1, 1865, the steamboat Bertrand was lost to the ages until she was rediscovered nearly a century later within the boundaries of the DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge. Over 250,000 artifacts were uncovered, many of them were rare and well preserved items found at few other archaeological sites.

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    • Weekend Wildlife Films

      Duskd in flight

      Weekend Wildlife Films………….…………….....……….Saturdays & Sundays1:30pm • Films are shown at the DeSoto Visitor Center 

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    • DeSoto Lake Open for Fishing

      Fishing DeSoto Lake

      DeSoto Lake opens for fishing starting April 15.  It remains open through October 14.  Public use areas around DeSoto Lake also open for the season.

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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2016
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