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  • North Country Trail Sign

    Hike the North Country Trail

    The North Country National Scenic Trail now crosses the PWLC. Look for the blue and white signs.

    Glacial Edge Chapter

  • NAAEE award

    Award for Prairie Science Class

    Congrats to the PSC for receiving the Outstanding Service to Environmental Education Award!

    North American Association for Environmental Education

  • Monarch Butterflies at a Sanctuary in Mexico

    Bienvenida Mariposas Monarca

    Monarch butterflies are arriving in Mexico and settling into their winter homes at places like El Rosario and Chincua Butterfly Sanctuaries.

    Learn more about their journey.

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    Friends of the PWLC

    This citizen group supports educational activities at the PWLC. You can join them -- it's free!

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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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Last Updated: Sep 01, 2016
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