Morgan Brake National Wildlife Refuge was established “to contribute to the perpetuation of the migratory waterfowl resource in the lower Mississippi River Delta” and for the conservation, maintenance and management of the wildlife resource and its habitat.

Visit Us

Whether you enjoy hunting, fishing, photography, wildlife observation or just walking in nature, Morgan Brake National Wildlife Refuge offers outdoor recreation activities for every age and interest.  

Location and Contact Information

      About Us

      Morgan Brake National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1977 via the Migratory Bird Conservation Act and the Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act for the conservation, maintenance and management of migratory waterfowl, and their habitat, in the lower Mississippi River Delta. The refuge is located in Holmes County in the Mississippi alluvial plain and loessal hills in the Delta region of Mississippi. 

      What We Do

      Wildlife conservation is at the heart of the National Wildlife Refuge System. It drives everything on U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service lands and waters managed within the Refuge System, from the purposes for which a   national wildlife refuge national wildlife refuge
      A national wildlife refuge is typically a contiguous area of land and water managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service  for the conservation and, where appropriate, restoration of fish, wildlife and plant resources and their habitats for the benefit of present and future generations of Americans.

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        is established to the recreational activities offered to the resource management tools used. Using conservation best practices, the Refuge System manages Service lands and waters to help ensure the survival of native wildlife species. 

      Our Organization

      A bright blue sky obstructed by fluffy white clouds reflected off of a stream shot from inside a kayak
      The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service manages an unparalleled network of public lands and waters called the National Wildlife Refuge System. With more than 570 refuges spanning the country, this system protects iconic species and provides some of the best wildlife viewing opportunities on Earth.

      Our Species

      The unique habitats found on Morgan Break National Wildlife Refuge provide home to a variety of wildlife species.


      Our Library

      Our digital library is where you can find refuge brochures, resource management documents, and coloring book.

      TR Complex Bird List

      A comprehensive checklist of birds one could find while visiting any Refuge within the Complex.