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  • Citizen Science

    Citizen Science Event!

    Join us Saturday, March 4 for Aldo Leopold Weekend featuring Citizen Science activities for everyone at our Bloomington Visitor Center.

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  • 2017 Conservation Internship - photo

    Interested in Conservation Biology?

    Refuge Friends Inc is accepting applications for summer Conservation Biology interns!

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  • Phenology Art Contest

    Calling all high school artists!

    Refuge Friends Inc is hosting a phenology art contest. If you enjoy painting/designing & you find inspiration from nature, submit an entry!

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  • RL Resto Area - Before

    Louisville Swamp Oak Savanna Restoration

    Temporary trail closures may occur. Signs will be posted during work hours.

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  • Monarch Butterflies at a Sanctuary in Mexico

    Winter's Rest

    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.

    Winter Roosts

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.

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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2017
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