Around the Refuge

Refuge to Host Conservation Film Festival in April!

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The 6th Annual Conservation Film Festival is coming to Parker River NWR the weekend of March 27-29. Beginning on that Friday evening, a spectacular array of world class, awarding winning films will be screened in the refuge's visitor center auditorium...all weekend-long. And everything is FREE! To see the entire film festival schedule, click on the link below.

Conservation Film Festival Schedule

Final Hunt Plan and FONSI for Parker River

Click on the link below to read and/or download the new hunt plan (and Finding of No Significant Impact) for Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

Final Hunt Plan and FONSI

Latest Issue of The Wrack Line - Our Refuge Newsletter

Click the link below to read and/or download the most recent edition of The Wrack Line, our twice yearly newsletter.

Summer & Fall 2019 Edition

Refuge News & Publications

Want to read our latest press releases or download a refuge brochure, map, fact sheet or other publication? If so, click on the link below.

Publications Downloads Page
Free Public Programs

Free Public Programs

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For the monthly list of free public programs at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, visit our events page.

Free Public Programs in January & February

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.

Learn more about the NWRS