• Deer in Woods

    Partial Refuge Closure for Deer Hunt

    Some Refuge roads will be closed November 2-3 for a Youth Managed Deer Hunt. Call Visitor Center for details (573-222-3589)

    Partial Refuge Closure Dates for Managed Deer Hunts

  • Visitor Center Open

    Mingo Visitor Center

    The Mingo Visitor Center is a great place to start your visit. The building is LEED certified.

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  • Getting Involved at Mingo NWR

    Mingo Swamp Friends

    Get involved with Mingo National Wildlife Refuge through the Mingo Swamp Friends.

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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.

Learn more about the NWRS