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Recent Bird Sightings
The monarchs that originated in the Midwest and Eastern U.S. migrate to Mexico. In winter month they can be found on one of 12 mountains.
Spring has arrived!
Take the time this spring to come out and enjoy the spring migration!
Showcasing the activities and accomplishments of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
ABOUT THE REFUGE
Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge is nestled along the eastern edge of the mighty Mississippi River. The scenic drive to the refuge along the Great River Scenic Byway entices travelers along the way.About the Refuge
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
MORE REFUGE INFORMATION
Trempealeau NWR Visitor Contact Station is open Monday-Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, and closed on federal holidays. Refuge lands are open dawn to dusk.Plan Your Visit
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Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge no longer issues any Federal Recreational Lands passes. For information on passes click on the link below.Federal Recreational Lands Passes
American White Pelican
Many pelicans feed together, cooperatively concentrating fish and simultaneously dipping their heads to catch fish.
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017
Special Presentation by Dan JacksonMay 12, 2017
Join us, Friday, May 12th at 5:30 pm at Elmaro Vineyard for "Spring Birds of Trempealeau NWR" by renowned photographer Dan Jackson.Special Presentation by Dan Jackson
Annual Bird Festival 2017May 13, 2017
Join us Saturday, May 13th for our Annual Bird Festival from 8 am to 12:30 pm at Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge.Annual Bird Festival 2017