Senior Pass (Currently Sold Out)
Due to a high volume of request we are currently sold out. Find out how to purchase passes.
Senior Passes (Currently Sold Out)
Earth Day Clean Up
Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge is proud to present our clean-up day.
Join the Wild Goose Chase 2017!
This 5K run/walk event features the best of both worlds with both road and natural trails that venture through the Refuge.
Refuge Welcomes New Management
The Refuge welcomes a new Deputy and Refuge Manager. Both bring vast experience to the Refuge. Click "Learn More" to see their bios.
June 1st Opening for Wildlife Drive
Be added to the thousands that will enjoy our Wildlife Drive this Summer. This Auto Tour stretches 6.5 Miles throughout the refuge.
Michigan Junior Duck Stamp
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
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
Visit our page to find info on participation in the 2017 Wild Goose Chase 5K Run/Walk. Learn More...
The Wildlife Drive is closed to preserve for the most vital time for migrant waterfowl. Wildlife Drive and Hiking Trail Closures
Lend your talents, enthusiasm and some of your time! Find out how to volunteer!Get Involved
The Partners for Fish & Wildlife program is a strong example of working with private landowners to enhance fish and wildlife habitat on their property. Community-based stewardship is found at the heart of this program. The program demonstrates voluntary advocacy for fish and wildlife conservation. To find more information visit our Partners Page. Partner's Page
Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge is a critical migration stopover site for waterfowl.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2017