Friends of DeSoto and Boyer Chute National Wildlife Refuge fundraiser

The National Wildlife Refuge System is committed to building partnerships which encourage conservation and protection of our natural and cultural resources. The refuge cooperates on many projects between partners like the U.S. Army Corps of Engineeers, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Nebraska Game and Park, Iowa County Conservation Boards, Ducks Unlimited, local schools and many universities.

The Friends of Boyer Chute and DeSoto National Wildlife Refuges, Inc. mission is to support the Refuges in their efforts to preserve, protect and restore the biological diversity and historical resources of the Refuges, while providing the opportunity for wildlife oriented activities, education and scientific research. 

Friends Groups Are:

  • Advocates for a local refuge and the National Wildlife Refuge System. 
  • Formal organizations designed to support the mission of the refuges.
  • Private, independent organization formed and managed by local citizens.

For more information contact:

Friends of Boyer Chute and DeSoto NWRs
P.O. Box 73
Fort Calhoun, NE 68023


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