The monarchs that originated in the Midwest and Eastern U.S. migrate to Mexico. In winter month they can be found on one of 12 mountains.
Wisconsin Refuge Lands
Map of Refuge, Wetland Management Districts and other USFWS offices.
Location & Hours
The District office is located west of Portage, Wisconsin via State Highway 33, then south 2 miles on Cascade Mountain Road.
W10040 Cascade Mountain Road
Portage, WI 53901
Office is open Monday-Friday from 7:30 am - 4:00 pm.
Waterfowl Production Areas are open daily from dawn to dusk.
Leopold Brochure (331 KB PDF)
About the Complex
Leopold Wetland Management District is part of a Complex that includes Horicon, Fox River, Green Bay and Gravel Island National Wildlife Refuges.
Leopold is managed as part of the Horicon Leopold Complex.
Learn more about the complex
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.
Learn more about the NWRS
Public Use Information
Trail locations and other visitor information.Plan Your Visit
A colorful bird in grassland habitat, bobolinks are the only American bird that is black underneath and white on the back.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017