Unless otherwise noted, fishing is allowed in accordance with State regulations.
Hunting & Trapping
Unless otherwise noted, hunting and trapping are allowed in accordance with State regulations.
Wildlife and scenic views can be found in all parts of the J. Clark Salyer WMD.
Federal Duck Stamps are vital tools for wetland conservation. Ninety-eight cents out of every dollar generated by the sale of Federal Duck Stamps goes directly to purchase or lease wetland habitat for protection in the National Wildlife Refuge System.Learn more
About the Complex
The J. Clark Salyer NWR, J. Clark Salyer WMD, and the Upper Souris NWR make up the Souris River Basin NWR Complex.
J. Clark Salyer WMD is managed as part of the Souris River Basin NWR Complex.
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About the NWRS
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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Private Lands Programs
Many landowners never plan on putting their land into crop production and can benefit from the added cash incentive of a grassland easement.Learn more
Wetlands provide crucial habitat for may types of wildlife, including ducks, pheasants, and deer.Learn more
Since 1987, the North Dakota Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program has matched federal funds with donated private funds and North American Wetland Conservation Act grants to restore, create, and enhance wildlife habitat on more than 144,000 acres of private land in the state (equal to 225 square miles).Learn more
Wetlands benefit people as well as wildlife. Protecting them ensures these habitats, wildlife, and benefits will be there for future generations.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Dec 12, 2016