Around the Refuge

Fifth Annual Let's Go Outside!

2019 LGO screen capture

The refuge's biggest annual event, Let's Go Outside!, will take place on Saturday, June 15th from 10 - 3. This is a FREE public event for kids, adults, and families. Read about the details by clicking on the link below.

LGO 2019 Flyer and Press Release

Shorebird Youth Art Contest Entries 2019

Click on the link below to view all of the entries to this year's Shorebird Youth Art Contest!

Shorebird Youth Art Entries 2019

The Wrack Line - Our Biannual Newsletter

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

Winter and Spring 2019 Wrack Line

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

Kids at a fishing event - Matt Poole/USFWS.

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

Free Public Programs in May and June

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