National wildlife refuges offer us all a chance to unplug from the stresses of daily life and reconnect with our natural surroundings. Meredosia National Wildlife Refuge offers a variety of recreational activities, from birding and wildlife watching to mushroom and berry collecting. The town of Meredosia is situated along the southern boundary of the refuge and Springfield is about 50 miles to the east of the refuge.
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Abundant communities of fish, wildlife and plants live and migrate through the open wetlands, backwater lakes, bottomland forests, upland forest, prairies and open wetlands at Meredosia National Wildlife Refuge. The variety of habitats benefit wildlife and sighting are plentiful no matter the time of year.