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  • Wildlife Drive Photo

    Wildlife Drive Now Open

    Be added to the hundreds who have enjoyed our Wildlife Drive this Summer. This Auto Tour stretches 6.5 Miles throughout the refuge.

    More Info and Wildlife Drive Hours...

  • Reflections by Jeff Novess

    Vote: 2016 Cell Phone Photo Contest

    You are invited to participate in Shiawassee NWRs Cell Phone Photography Contest. Show us your cell phone photography skills!

    2016 Cell Phone Photography Contest

  • Buckcorn1 by Thomas Itoney

    Shiawassee NWR Deer Hunt

    The application period for the 2016 Refuge Deer Hunt has now opened.

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    Wild Goose Chase 2016

    This 5K run/walk event features the best of both worlds with both road and natural trails that venture through the Refuge.

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Michigan Junior Duck Stamp

Michigan 2016 Junior Duck Stamp Program & Contest

MI BOS 2016

The Michigan Junior Duck Stamp Program blends science curriculum and art to create a pattern in youth that leans toward conservation thinking. The Michigan JDS contest portion is free to enter. Each year thousands of students participate in their state’s program nationwide.

Contest Info and Previous Winners

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.

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Aug 09, 2016
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