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  • Free Fishing Day

    Kids Free Fishing Day

    Join Shiawassee NWR and partners on June 10th for the 37th Annual Kids Free Fishing Day at Ojibway Island

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  • Sr. Pass

    Senior Pass In Stock

    Senior Passes are back in stock at the Refuge. Find out how to purchase passes.

    Senior Passes In Stock


    Join the Wild Goose Chase 2017!

    This 5K run/walk event features the best of both worlds with both road and natural trails that venture through the Refuge.


  • Welcome Pam and Lelaina

    Refuge Welcomes New Management

    The Refuge welcomes a new Deputy and Refuge Manager. Both bring vast experience to the Refuge. Click "Learn More" to see their bios.

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  • Wildlife Drive Photo

    June 1st Opening for Wildlife Drive

    Be added to the thousands that will enjoy our Wildlife Drive this Summer. This Auto Tour stretches 6.5 Miles throughout the refuge.

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Michigan Junior Duck Stamp

Michigan 2018 Junior Duck Stamp Program & Contest

BOS 2017 Emma Chen age 15  Homepage

The Michigan Junior Duck Stamp Program blends science curriculum and art to create a pattern in youth that leans toward conservation thinking. The Michigan JDS contest portion is free to enter. Each year thousands of students participate in their state’s program nationwide.

Contest Info and Previous Winners

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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Last Updated: May 23, 2017
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