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    Managing For Wildlife

    The refuge actively manages these lands for the benefit of wildlife and you. Learn how!

    Resource Management

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    Wildlife & Habitat

    For centuries, flood waters of the Deep Fork River blanketed the landscape, periodically inundating the bottomland hardwood forests

    Learn more...

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    Wildlife of the River

    A gallery of images of wildlife that call Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge home.

    See the Pictures

  • Visit us on Facebook!

    Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge maintains a Facebook page that is updated regularly with happenings around the refuge, special events, and photographs of what our visitors can expect to see and do while visiting us. Feel free to stop in, and to share any photographs that you might have taken while at the refuge!

    The official Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge page

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Refuge News

Visit the refuge's Facebook page to see the latest happenings on the refuge, including upcoming events and photographs. The staff is always happy to provide programs and nature walks that showcase the refuge. Please call 918-652-0456 for details!

USFWS Southwest Facebook

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Outdoor Classroom


Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge provides free environmental education programs for students ranging in age from Pre-K to High School. Refuge staff work with educators to provide programs that meet the current curriculum needs of a classroom. The free presentations can be done at the school or arrangements can be made for students to schedule a field trip to the refuge.

Get Outside!

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