Features

  • Boyer Chute High Waters

    Refuge Closed due to Flooding

    Due to high Missouri River waters, the refuge is closed for public safety. The refuge will reopen when conditions improve.

  • Catapillar on Milkweed

    Mmmm, Milkweed!

    Keep an eye out for emerging milkweed. This is the only plant monarch caterpillars will eat, so consider this while planning your garden!

    Milkweed Seed Finder

  • Boyer Chute Aerial View

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    Keep up to date with latest wildlife sightings, news and events through our Boyer Chute and DeSoto Facebook Page.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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