Of Interest

Winter Birds at McNary NWR

February 10, 2018 American Wigeon

Experience McNary's abundance of ducks, geese, swans, raptors and other migrating birds with the grand opening of our new bird blind. Enjoy live bird programs by Blue Mountain Wildlife, beautiful wildlife slideshows, waterfowl tours and walks, and a bird labyrinth, a fun activity for all ages. The Friends of Mid-Columbia River Wildlife Refuges is hosting this free, family friendly event. Time & Location 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at McNary National Wildlife Refuge, 64 Maple Street, Burbank, Washington 99323.

Winter Birds Flyer 2018

McKay Creek Dam & Refuge History

Dam Illustration

Really like history? This is the page for you. Learn about the making of the McKay Creek NWR and Dam.

History of McKay Creek Refuge & Dam
History of McKay Creek

Watching Wildlife

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Want to see more animals on your trip to McKay Creek National Wildlife Refuge? Here are some tips from the "experts."

Watching Wildlife

About the Complex

Mid-Columbia River Refuges

McKay Creek National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Mid-Columbia River Refuges.

Read more about the complex
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