Just For Kids


 Ottawa NWR offers many fun ways for you to explore the outdoors. There are many programs you can join to explore with others. You can also explore the refuge with your family, borrow some nets, or field guides and get outside!

Check out a “Let’s Go Outside” backpack!

These backpacks are not currently available. 

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program

Learn about wetland habitats and waterfowl conservation by connecting nature and art. This program is for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. It guides students to communicate visually what they have learned through an entry into the Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest.