Applications are being accepted for a fun & educational summer at the refuge. Apply with the Conservation Corps of Minnesota & Iowa.
2017 Summer Internships
Louisville Swamp Oak Savanna Restoration
Temporary trail closures may occur. Signs will be posted during work hours.
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!
America the Beautiful Passes
Annual, Military Annual, Senior, Access and Every Kid in a Park Passes are available 9-4, Tuesday-Saturday at the Bloomington Visitor Center
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.
About the NWRS
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
Hunting Map and Brochure
The online hunting brochure contains the latest corrections. See our maps section to view the brochure.