Features

  • General and Hunting Regulations on WPA

    Regulations

    Regulations

  • Monarch Butterfly Garden Planting Guide

    Three step planting guide

    Monarch

  • Monarchs roosting at Minnesota Valley NWR by Mara Koenig/USFWS

    Overwintering Monarchs to Leave Soon

    Monarchs resting in their wintering grounds in Mexico will start moving north soon. By late May/June they should be reach Canada.

    Report Your Sightings

  • American Woodcock

    2019 Woodcock Sky Dance at Oak Ridge WPA

    Join us April 11, 7:30pm. A brief program is followed by a hike. RSVP with name and phone number to chris_trosen@fws.gov. Space is limited!

    Flier

  • Summer Student Employment

    Consider applying for a Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) position. Applications due April 12th. Contact David McConnell, 715-246-7784 ext 113.

    Application

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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