Geo-referenced PDF QR Code

New Map for your Mobile Device!

Use the QR code or link below to download a geo-referenced map with boundaries that is compatible with apps such as Avenza.

Click here to open the map for download

Refuge Information

Road Closure

Tendal washout photo

Madison Parish Police Jury has closed Charles Brown Road leading to the Tendal area of the Refuge.

CLOSURE: Charles Brown Road to Tendal

Full-Time Wheelchair User Hunt

Wheelchair 2014-Promo

Applications for the December 7, 2019 hunt are available online and at the Visitor Center. Please follow the link below to get more information about the hunt and download your application!

Full-Time Wheelchair User Hunt

Lottery Hunt Applications & Annual Use Permit

Do you need to purchase your Annual Permit or apply for Lottery Hunts? Visit iSportsman to do it online. Click the link below to visit the website!

Visit the iSportsman website...
Cooperative Farming

Cooperative Farming

Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge in Madison Parish near Tallulah, Louisiana, is accepting bids for agricultural crop permits.

Cooperative Farming at Tensas River NWR

Want to Get Involved?

Join the Tensas River Refuge Association!

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If you are interested in getting involved in refuge projects, think about joining the Tensas River Refuge Association. TRRA is a non-profit group that supports the conservation mission of Tensas River NWR.

Learn more about the Tensas River Refuge Association...

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