Big Stone National Wildlife Refuge will be allowing cattle grazing on two units of the Refuge beginning in 2023. Grazing unit descriptions, requirements, and maps follow below along with a bid application. Cooperators are responsible for following all terms and conditions identified in the requirements and regulations.
Permittees will be selected based on receipt of sealed high ranked bid for each of the grazing units. Sealed bids are due at the Refuge office no later than 4:00 pm, February 8th, 2023. A box will be placed in front of the office for bid collection after hours. Bids may also be mailed to the Refuge office