The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is committed to working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

Friends Group Information

Individuals can get involved with Ozark Cavefish National Wildlife Refuge through Mingo Swamp Friends, a non-profit citizen-based organization devoted to protection, restoration, and enhancement of natural communities on the refuge. Friends also promote outreach and environmental education through a variety of special events during the year. Check out the Swamp Friend's website for more information:

List of other Partners

Missouri Department of Conservation
Southwest Regional Office
2630 N. Mayfair
Springfield, MO, 65803
Phone: (417) 895-6880
Fax: (417) 895-6910

Missouri Department of Natural Resources
P.O. Box 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(800) 361-4827
(573) 751-3443