Features

  • Monarchs roosting at Minnesota Valley NWR by Mara Koenig/USFWS

    Monarchs on the Move

    The monarchs have started their annual migration to Mexico. Each day they find roosting sights along the way. Roosts help reveal their path.

    Report Your Sightings

  • Big Eye

    The Compass to Nature

    Educators - our Compass to Nature can help guide your use of any outdoor classroom.

    The Compass to Nature

  • North Country Trail Sign

    Hike the North Country Trail

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

    Glacial Edge Chapter

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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