• PHotoDisplay

    Tamarac Photo Contest

    Enter your favorite refuge photos! Scenic, Wildlife, Plants, Recreation & Abstract Catergories.

    See the Winners!

  • Golden-wingedWarbler

    Golden-winged Warblers

    Researchers continue to study the golden-winged warbler on the refuge this summer in hopes of reversing the alarming decline in population.

    Learn More

  • Toad

    Wild Wednesdays

    Every Wednesday at 10:00am - Indoor & outdoor nature adventures for 3-7 yr olds. Join us at the Discovery Center!

  • Duck Hunting

    Proposed Changes to Hunt Plan

    Tamarac Refuge is proposing to update the hunting program and is seeking public comment on the changes.

    Draft Hunt Plan

  • Lady Slipper

    Minnesota's State Flower

    The Showy Lady Slipper is now in bloom! Bring your camera to capture this beauty on the refuge.

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