Brochures & Publications


Assistant Refuge Manager, Steve Dushane, showcases the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Hunting Map & Regulations brochure while speaking to a group of hunters at the 2012 Michigan State Youth Waterfowl Hunt.

Brochures & Publications


A number of informational materials have been created in reference to Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge. Below you will find a comprehensive list of publications developed by the US Fish and Wildlife Service and the International Wildlife Refuge Alliance including brochures, trail guides, newsletters, and press releases.   
Additional materials pertaining to the Refuge, the Detroit River, Lake Erie, and/or native flora and fauna from numerous sources are also available for your viewing pleasure. 
For a hard copy of Refuge brochures and handouts, please contact the Refuge at (734) 365-0219 or

Refuge Brochures


DRIWR Main Brochure 


Humbug Marsh Trail Map & Guide 


Refuge Hunting Map & Regulations  


International Wildlife Refuge Alliance 


Byways to Flyways: A Driving Tour of Featured Birding Locations in the Windsor-Detroit Metropolitan Region  



Other Refuge Publications


The WildSide Newsletter 


Refuge Press Releases  


Refuge Annual Reports 


Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Fact Sheet


Comprehensive Conservation Plan 


Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Establishment Act 


Refuge Hunt Plan


Hunt Plan Environmental Assessment


Visitor Center Environmental Assessment 


Sugar Island Public Use Environmental Assessment


Sugar Island Public Use Compatibility Determination  



Refuge - Related Publications 

Best Management Practices for Soft Engineering of Shorelines - Greater Detroit American Heritage River Initiative
Detroit Heritage River Water Trail - Metropolitan Affairs Coalition
Lake Sturgeon Efforts in the Midwest Region- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Lake Sturgeon: Giant of the Great Lakes - U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Lake Sturgeon Handout - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service