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  • Barbara Hysell Monarch Butterfly

    It Is Peak Breeding Season!

    Are you seeing eggs and caterpillars in your area? You can help scientists by reporting your sightings.

    Report your sightings to Journey North

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    Bloomington Visitor Center hours!

    Our Bloomington Education & Visitor Center Hours, from now to September 4th, are Tuesday - Sunday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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    Come Play in Nature!

    We have a pop up nature play scape for the day on Saturday, July 23rd 10am-2pm. Help us create ideas for our 2 upcoming nature play areas!

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: Jul 15, 2016
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