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Conservation Partnership Programs

Conservation Opportunities for Landowners

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Learn about opportunities that encourage the conservation of natural resources, including wetland and grassland easements and assistance available to private landowners through the Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program.


About the Complex

Audubon National Wildlife Refuge Complex

The Audubon Complex includes 6 fee title refuges, 6 limited interest easement refuges, 123 waterfowl production areas, and wetland and grassland conservation easements on private land.

Audubon WMD is managed as part of the Audubon National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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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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Contact Information

  • Contact Information

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    Audubon Wetland Management District shares headquarters with Audubon National Wildlife Refuge. The office and visitor center are open Monday-Friday from 8am-4:30pm year-round, except Federal holidays. Phone: 701/442-5474, Fax: 701/442-5546, Email:, Website:

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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Northern Shoveler Photo Courtesy of Craig Bihrle
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2015
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