It Is Peak Breeding Season!
Are you seeing eggs and caterpillars in your area? You can help scientists by reporting your sightings.
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Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge has evolved through partnerships.
See the latest activities and accomplishments of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service across the nation.
Partners for Fish & Wildlife Program
We work with private landowners to improve fish and wildlife habitat on their lands. This program is crucial to the success of our refuge.
About the NWRS
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
Blanding's turtle features a domed shell and a yellow throat and chin giving the appearance that it has a permanent smile.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016