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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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Fringe Tree River Banks / Adrian F. Van Dellen ©, Blue-winged teal / Marvin DeJong ©
Last Updated: Jul 07, 2015
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