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Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs)

Looking for places to hunt, bird watch, photograph wildlife, see rare native prairie plants or just enjoy the outdoors? Visit a WPA today!

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Junior Duck Stamp Program

Junior Duck Stamp Program

A dynamic arts and science curriculum that teaches wetlands and waterfowl conservation to students in kindergarten through high school.

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Conservation Easement Program

Conservation Easements

The Conservation Easement Program is a voluntary program where willing landowners are paid a percentage of their wetland or agricultural property's fair market value for purchase of the farming and development rights in perpetuity.

Understanding Wetland and Grassland Easements

About the Complex

Devils Lake Wetland Management District Complex

Devils Lake WMD Wetland Management District is managed as part of the Devils Lake Wetland Management District Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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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