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    Visitor Center

    The visitor center is open Thursday-Monday, 8:30-4:00. Exterior exhibits and trails are available every day.

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    Find brochures, maps, and regulations on our hunting page.

    Click here.

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    Birds of Pahranagat NWR

    Are you a birder? Do you use eBird? Adding your sightings to eBird's online database helps us know what species are where and when.

    Check out the data here

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    Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest

    The 2018-19 Junior Duck Stamp art contest is now open. All kindergarten through high school students are welcome to participate.

    Junior Duck Stamp Contest

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    Calling all nature kids! Join us every Saturday in February to learn about amazing desert wildlife. All programs are free.

    Look for more information on our Facebook event page


Final Black Canyon EA and FONSI

October 26, 2017

The final Black Canyon Interpretive and Public Use Site Plan Environmental Assessment and FONSI (Finding of No Significant Impact) have been released.

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The 118th annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count is complete.


Check out the count totals from your favorite Southern Nevada refuges!

Read the article here.

Duck Stamps Sold Here

Duck Stamp

If you want to do your part to protect nature, a $25 duck stamp is one of the best investments you can make. Since 1934, 98% of duck stamp proceeds have gone towards wetland acquisition. Over 70% of Pahranagat's land was purchased with duck stamp funds.

Learn more about how purchasing duck stamps benefits conservation

Free family-friendly fun

Programs and Events 150 by 118

Check out upcoming events out at the refuge.

Upcoming programs listed here
Camping at Pahranagat

Experience an oasis under the stars

Campsite 150 by 118

Pahranagat NWR has 15 FREE first-come, first-serve campsites along Upper Pahranagat Lake.

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About the Complex

Desert National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Desert National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

Read more about the complex
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.

Learn more about the NWRS