Public Access Changes

Changes to our public access policy will be announced soon. Check this page for updates as they become available.

Hunting and Fishing

Hunting and Fishing Regulations

View the North Mississippi Refuges Complex Hunting and Fishing Regulations brochure, including general information about our refuge and maps. Please note: hunting is not permitted at Coldwater River NWR.

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About the Complex

North Mississippi Refuges Complex

Coldwater River National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the North Mississippi Refuges 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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