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    Support the Wildlife Association. The non-profit group helps the refuge put on special events, fund interns, and much more!

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Duck Stamps


Duck stamps are pictorial stamps produced by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. They are not valid for postage. Created in 1934 as federal licenses required for hunting migratory waterfowl; Federal Duck Stamps have a much larger purpose today.

Duck Stamp Program

About the Complex

Merritt Island Complex

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The Merritt Island Complex manages St. Johns, Merritt Island and Lake Woodruff NWR's.

Lake Woodruff is managed as part of the Merritt Island Complex.

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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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Otter - Andrea Westmoreland
Last Updated: May 15, 2017
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