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Learn about the refuge's wildlife and habitat.

The refuge Visitor Center, which opened in 2011, provides excellent interpretive exhibits designed to entice visitors to get out on the refuge and explore.  A new program room has the capacity to hold 120 people and is equipped with audio and video equipment.  This makes it an excellent setting for educational and interpretive programs. To learn more about some of the interesting interpretation and education opportunities offered, visit


Each Second Saturday of the Month, the Friends of Hagerman and Refuge co-sponsor "Second Saturday Nature Programs" that are free and open to everyone. The program starts at 10 am in the Visitor Center and there is a different topic each month. For more information, visit