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    Opening of the Chippewa Water Trail!

    Join us for the opening of the Chippewa Water Trail!

    Opening of the Chippewa River Water Trail

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    Make Way for Mexico

    Have you noticed groups of monarchs? They are getting ready to migrate and will be arriving at their wintering grounds about Halloween.

    Track Their Journey

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    Smartphone Photography Workshops

    The last workshop is September 24. You don't want to miss this workshop to learn how your phone can be used to take photos.

    Smartphone Photography Workshops

Discover Wildlife

Discover Wildlife


Mayflies, dragonflies, bald eagles all grace the skies. Walleye, perch and largemouth bass swim below the river. Why not give dragonfly watching a chance?

Discover Wildlife

Be a patient photographer

Be a Patient Photographer


Wildlife shots take time. What better place to relax and wait then outside on a refuge.

Wildlife Photography Tips

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  

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016


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