Federal Duck Stamp

Did you know that money from the sale of Duck Stamps goes directly towards conserving habitat for migratory birds?

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About our Easement Programs

Conservation Areas

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There are three designated Conservation Areas within the Benton Lake Wetland Management District.

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How to Participate

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Are you a Montana landowner interested in learning more about the FWS easement program? Visit our Realty Program page for more information.

Realty Program
About the Waterfowl Production Areas

Hunting on the WPAs


Hunting is permitted on most of the WPAs. Click the link below to find out more information.

Rules and Regulations

About the Complex

Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Benton Lake WMD Wetland Management District is managed as part of the Benton Lake 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.

Learn more about the NWRS