Seeking Agricultural Cooperators

The refuge is seeking one agricultural producer for a Cooperative Agriculture Program. The producer will have use of non-irrigated land on the refuge for a period of up to five years (2018-2022), with an annual work plan review. A total of 312 acres of agricultural fields are available under this agreement.

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Explore and Enjoy Wildlife


Wildlife depend on national wildlife refuges as places to rest, nest and feed. Washita is a great place to see a diversity of birds, including the thousands of geese that stop over on the refuge during their migration.

Wildlife & Habitat

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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