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  • Boardwalk in Winter

    Visit our Litchfield Boardwalk

    Litchfield WPA has a boardwalk! Enjoy beautiful winter scenery as you walk around the 1/4 mile loop conveniently located near our office.

  • Goose Lake WPA Woods

    More Than Just Prairie

    Many of our WPAs include portions of hardwood forest. Celebrate fall by exploring a new part of your favorite WPAs!

  • Monarch Butterflies at a Sanctuary in Mexico

    Bienvenida Mariposas Monarca

    Monarch butterflies are arriving in Mexico and settling into their winter homes at places like El Rosario and Chincua Butterfly Sanctuaries.

    Learn more about their journey.

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  

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Nov 23, 2016
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