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Fishing on the refuge - USFWS.

There are activities for the whole family throughout the year at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge including hunting, fishing, boating, environmental education, interpretation and photography. Check out our Visitor Activities page to learn more!

Visitor Activities

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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Around the Refuge

  • Volunteer and Get Into the MARSH!

    MARSH Logo

    MARSH! is part of a larger effort to restore, protect, and enhance wildlife habitat on nearly 50,000 acres in the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. This volunteer program supports the habitat restoration efforts of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Montezuma Audubon Center and other partners at Montezuma.

    MARSH Late Summer 2016
  • Comprehensive Conservation Planning

    Cover of the comprehensive conservation plan.

    We are pleased to announce the release of our final Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) for Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge. This document represents years of work among Federal and State agencies, local and regional officials and communities, conservation organizations, and other partners. Visit the link below to learn more.

    Comprehensive Conservation Planning
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Sunrise over Knox Marsh - Doug Racine/USFWS.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2016
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