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Features

  • Rotator Swan at Stillwater Refuge

    Winters are for Waterfowl!

    Stillwater Refuge offers habitat for wintering ducks, geese and Tundra swans.

  • Killdeer 150

    Discover Stillwater NWR

    It's free, fast and fun for everyone! Download the Google or iTunes app, then head to the refuge for a great new smart-phone experience!

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    Geese, Ducks and Swans - Oh My!

    Geese, ducks and Tundra swans migrate through the refuge on twice-yearly journeys. Look for wintering raptors as well.

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    Try Not to Laugh!

    We dare you not to laugh at these great pics of wildlife! Visit a NWR today for your own wild giggles.

    Try Not to Laugh

Stillwater NWR Hunt Program

Stillwater NWR Hunt Information

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Jan 2017: Bird numbers down after storms; thawing ponds, watch for ice. General waterfowl season ends 1/22/17. See 'Birders Corner' section to right for complete refuge bird count. Goose and S. Nutgrass lakes are only units with limited open water in hunt area. Walk-in or boat access allowed. Hunting open daily; all state, Federal rules/regs apply.

2016 Refuge Hunt FAQ

About the Complex

Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge Complex

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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

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.

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Stillwater NWR: An Oasis in the Desert

Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017

Events

  • Do the Stillwater Stomp!

    tule trail pond,benchFebruary 11, 2017 - April 01, 2017

    Learn about tribal crafts, pollinators, wildlife! Hands-on activity, snacks included. Feb. & Mar. 11; Apr. 1. FREE! 423-5128 xt. 227.

    Feb 2017 Stomp Flyer
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