Around the Refuge

New Hunt Plan for Parker River is Approved

To read and/or download the new hunt plan for Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, click on the link below.

Parker River Hunt Plan

Refuge Seeks Input About Hellcat Boardwalk Re-Do!

The refuge is seeking public comments about plans to replace the beloved, and aging, Hellcat boardwalk. Click on the link below to review and/or download the related environmental assessment. Comments will be accepted at refuge headquarters through September 30th.

Hellcat Environmental Assessment and Related Documents

The Wrack Line - Our Biannual Newsletter

Click the link below to read and/or download the most recent edition of The Wrack Line, our twice yearly newsletter.

Winter and Spring 2019 Wrack Line

Refuge News & Publications

Want to read our latest press releases or download a refuge brochure, map, fact sheet or other publication? If so, click on the link below.

Publications Downloads Page
Free Public Programs

Free Public Programs

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For the monthly list of free public programs at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, visit our events page.

Free Public Programs in October and November

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