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  • Visitor Center Hours

    The Visitor Center is open 7 days a week from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please see our Facebook page for updated information.

  • Yellow green and blue logo of Every Kin in a Park program, with tree, bird and children silhouettes.

    Every Kid in a Park

    We invite all fourth graders nationwide to obtain a free entry pass to federal public lands. For information on how, follow the link below.

    Every Kid in a Park

Management and Planning News

Public Comment Period

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as part of its ongoing efforts to plan for the future of the National Bison Range, held a 45-day public comment period and three public meetings for the national wildlife refuge’s draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and associated Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Public comments on the draft CCP/EIS were collected from April 5 to May 20. The final document will guide future management of the National Bison Range for the next 15 years. Read more information on the Refuge Management and Planning News page.

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Wildlife Sightings

Picture of bighorn sheep on green hillside on National Bison Range. Most sheep are males or rams and have large curling horns. There are about 10 sheep in the photo.

Visitors and staff have been seeing lots of wildlife on the refuge.

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Noteworthy News

IMPORTANT NEWS!

 A young bison calf, only a few days old, stands in front of its mother, its rusty red baby coat contrasting with the female’s dark brown hide. Photo taken on April 18, 2014 by Dave Fitzpatrick, Volunteer, NBR/USFWS

The National Bison Range Complex is in the process of developing comprehensive conservation plans to guide all management activities and programs of the national wildlife refuges and wetland management districts of the Complex.

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About the Complex

National Bison Range Complex

National Bison Range National Bison Range is managed as part of the National Bison Range Complex.

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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.

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