Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice
Although most refuge lands and outdoor spaces have remained open for the public to enjoy, we ask that you recreate responsibly.

  • Check alerts and local conditions on this website and call ahead for current information. Operations vary based on local public health conditions.
  • Consistent with CDC recommendations, all visitors (age 2 and older), who are fully vaccinated are required to wear a mask inside of federal buildings in areas of substantial or high community transmission.. All visitors who are not fully vaccinated must continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces.
  • Most importantly, stay home if you feel sick and continue to watch for symptoms of COVID-19 and follow CDC guidance on how to protect yourself and others.


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Refuge Gallery

See our photo galleries for great pictures that can only be taken here!

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Interested in conservation?

New Hunt/Fish Opportunities

The New Hunt Program Changes as of August 31, 2020. Tallahatchie NWR has made changes to the hunt program in the Final 2020-2021 Station-Specific Hunting and Sport Fishing Regulations process.

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Work for Wildlife

Work for Wildlife

Interested in helping wildlife and conservation? See the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official page for careers, student employment, and volunteering for open positions at a wildlife refuge near you!

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Hunting and Fishing Regulations

View our Hunting and Fishing Regulations brochure, including general information about our refuge and maps.

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About the Complex

North Mississippi Refuges Complex

Tallahatchie National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the North Mississippi Refuges Complex.

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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