Habitat: Cropland
The staff manages cropland on 298 acres of the refuge’s 8,219 acres. A cooperative farmer grows corn, wheat, and soybeans on 241acres. The farmer plants 50 acres as wheat pasture for migratory geese and swans. The cooperative farmer is required to follow the Cropland Management Plan and annual Cooperative Farming Agreements to ensure that he produces the crop without damage to the environment.

Facts About Cropland