Check out these useful stories about the refuge.


Desert NWR goes in elevation from 2,200 feet (670 m) in the valley floors to 9,924 feet (3,025 m) at the top of Hayford Peak. This range covers seven distinct life zones that host different plant and animal communities.
This 17-minute video is the perfect introduction to Desert NWR.
Visit the refuge virtually, courtesy of PBS!
This web series aims to tell the stories of those who explored our land, honor local heroes and organizations that better the community, and showcase some of the most spectacular locations hidden throughout our great state.
Do you love conservation and want to know how to help? Consider participating in the annual Junior Duck Stamp competition!
Nestled deep within the Sheep Range inside the Desert National Wildlife Refuge, Hidden Forest Cabin has long been a source of mystery and appeal.