Features

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    Find us on Facebook

    Check out our Facebook page for updates on Refuge events, wildlife and more!

    Rydell & Glacial Ridge NWRs Facebook

  • Prairie Chicken

    Prairie Chicken Blind

    Reserve your time in a blind to experience the spectacular song and dance of the prairie chicken.

    Reservations through Crookston Chamber

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    Friends of the Refuges

    View our Partnerships page for information on how to become a member of the Friends of Rydell & Glacial Ridge Refuges Association!

    Partnerships

  • Glacial Ridge: A Prairie Reborn

    A Prairie Reborn

    Lead by The Nature Conservancy, numerous partners came together to complete the largest prairie-wetland restoration in U.S. history.

    Learn More

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    The Monarchs Have Arrived

    The northern states started logging reports of adult monarchs in late May. Watch you milkweeds for caterpillars & report your sightings!

    Report Your Milkweed, Monarch, Egg, and Caterpillar Sightings

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.

Learn more about the NWRS