Reptiles on the Refuge
Reptiles are common at the refuge - look close, but watch where you put your hands!
Migratory Bird Treaty Act 100th year
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act in 2016
Migratory Bird Treaty Centennial
Stillwater Refuge is For The Birds!
Stillwater NWR is a great place to see and hear thousands of wading and shore birds during Spring migration.
Milkweed for Monarchs!
Showy milkweed is native to NV, and is vital to Monarch butterfly survival. Please don't spray or pull these plants - pollinators need them!
Churchill county Discovered!
A YouTube view of our hidden treasures, including the Stillwater refuge!
Churchill County Discovered!
Stillwater NWR Hunt Program
Waterfowl season runs 10/8/16 to 1/22/17. Goose Lake and S Nutgrass have water; all boats allowed in both units. Foxtail tour route closed 10/7 - 10/15. NDOW Mig Bird Hunt Regs 2016-17
About the Complex
Three refuges make up Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex: Anaho Island, Fallon, & Stillwater NWR. Main office: 1020 New River Pkwy, #305, Fallon NV 80406. Phone: 775/423-5128.
Stillwater is managed as part of the Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
Learn more about the complex
About the NWRS
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
Stillwater NWR: An Oasis in the Desert
Do your research before you visit Stillwater NWR Complex. Click the link below for the local weather forecast. Call 775/423-5128 ext. 228 for refuge updates.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Aug 27, 2016
Discover Stillwater NWR October 15October 09, 2016 - October 15, 2016
Bring your smart phone and explore the refuge through games, trivia, guided tours! Free event Oct. 15 10:30am at Stillwater NWR.DNA app info
Join a Stillwater Stomp Tour!November 19, 2016 - April 01, 2017
Learn about the colorful history, wildlife, water and more! Transportation, snacks optics included. Monthly from Nov. 2016 - April 2017.Stillwater Stomp Flyer