Rules and Regulations

Rules and Regulations


The Howard Creek, Fern Ridge, and Pine Creek units have areas open to limited hunting, fishing, and wildlife photography and observation.

Rules and Regulations
Public Use on the Driftless NWR

Public Use

There are only 3 areas of the Driftless NWR that are open to public use.

Public Use Maps

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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.

Learn more about the NWRS