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Blacktail prairie dogs greet visitors from their burrows in the area around the refuge headquarters.

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge

Headquarters Address:       
39983 Refuge Road
Valentine, NE 69201  

Phone: 402-376-3789
Fax: 402-376-3217

Project Leader: 
Steve Hicks
402-376-3789, x200

Getting Here:

Fort Niobrara NWR is located about 5 miles east of Valentine, Nebraska, on U.S. Highway 12. The visitor center is about 1½ miles from the Refuge entrance. Various directional signs are located along the route. 


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