• Upcoming Events

    • Weekend Wildlife Films

      Duskd in flight

      Weekend Wildlife Films………….…………….....……….Saturdays & Sundays

      1:30pm • Films are shown at the DeSoto Visitor Center


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    • Migratory Bird Month Celebration

      Wetland Study
      Join DeSoto Refuge staff with a celebration of International Migratory Bird Month.  All activities will begin at the DeSoto Visitor Center.  At 9 a.m. join a refuge ranger for a wetland and birding hike.  Binoculars and bird identification books will be available for loan.  Then at 12:30 p.m., get your hands and feet wet by doing a wetland discovery program.  Join a refuge ranger with dip nets to discover some of the small critters found in a wetland and learn whey they are so important to migratory birds.  For wetland discovery program wear shoes and clothes that you don't mind getting wet and muddy. Learn More
    • Eagle Nest Program

      Eagle Nest
      Learn about eagle nests and how eagles raise their young.  Following a program at the DeSoto Visitor Center, head out to Bob Starr Wildlife Overlook with spotting scopes to look for eaglets in the nest.  The program will begin at 1 p.m. at the DeSoto Visitor Center. Learn More