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    The Migratory Generation is Developing

    Did you know that the monarch butterflies that are caterpillars or chrysalis right now will migrate south?

    Track Their Journey

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    Hunting opportunities to be expanded.

    Our Draft Hunt Plan is open for public comment 8/23/16 through 9/6/16.

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    Apply to be a Practicum Teaching Intern!

    Want hands-on, real world experience teaching in both outdoor and classroom settings? Applications accepted until August 26.

    Check out this dynamic program!

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    Bloomington Visitor Center hours!

    Our Bloomington Education & Visitor Center Hours, from now to September 4th, are Tuesday - Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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.

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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2016
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