Moon and sun in a total eclipse
Solar Eclipse Viewing at Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge

The entire refuge will be a great viewing area for the total solar eclipse on April 8, 2024, with over 4 minutes of total eclipse viewing time. Anyone planning a visit to Crab Orchard NWR for the event can prepare by learning some "eclipse tips" about how to view it in a way that is safe and respectful of the natural beauty of the area. Learn more here about where you can go for viewing opportunities. 

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